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P.J. Merola (Marimba, Arranger)

Born: USA

The Americam marimba player, composer and arranger, P.J. Merola, is a alumni of The North Carolina School of the Arts and the Mannes Conservatory of Music in NYC.

P.J. Merola maintains an active career and is one of the few solo percussionist/marimbists working today. He received an exclusive award in Solo Percussion Performance from the National Endowment for the Arts (USA) in 1997 and collaborates/performs/composes extensively with many groups and organizations. He is a large advocate of multi-media expression and new music, while maintaining a focus on classical transcriptions and adaptations within the medium.

Source: Marimba Players Page
Contributed by
Aryeh Oron (May 2007)

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