Gideon, Miriam

(1906-96)
   American composer and educator. She was born in Greely, Colorado, and grew up in Boston. She taught at Brooklyn College, City College of the City University of New York, the Cantors Institute of the Jewish Theological Seminary, and the Manhattan School. Her works on Jewish themes include Friday Evening Service, Sabbath Morning Service, Adon Olam, Psalm 84, Biblical Masks and Aetet Hashahar.

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