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Richard Nibley, Man of Music

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 27
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1995
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 326335
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60863fm

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Title Richard Nibley, Man of Music
Description RICHARD NIBLEY. MAN OF MUSIC Eleanor P Madsen Professional First Place Persona! Recollection "There is music to have riots by and music to behave to and a student body reacts in kind consider its power to create an environment," thus wrote Richard Nibley in The Instrumentalist (April 1965) He felt the influence of good music and did much research on the power of music, with his writings on the subject being used to influence others in many pans of the world Professor Nibley joined the Snow College Faculty in Ephraim in 1966. and with his wife the former Nadine Monson and three small daughters, Lydia. Melissa and Sylvia, made his home here until he died in 1979 He was bom in Portland. Oregon, and moved with his family to Los Angeles in what he called "the golden age of California." the 1920's He served in the army in Europe in World War II. lived for years in New York City, then returned back to Salt Lake City in 1954. which was the smallest place in which he had lived Moving to Sanpete was a type of homecoming for Richard. whose mother. Agnes Sloan, was bom in Manti to Hugh Russel Sloan and Margaret Violet Reid A master violinist. Richard Nibley held a degree from Julliard. and studied violin with Joseph Achron. Mischa Mischakoff and Edward Dethier and composition with Vitorio Giarunni He had concertized in Europe and America and recorded for the Voice of America His work with beginners included appearances al many clinics and the recording of educational TV tapes His influence continues to be fell through his beginning violin method, "Step by Step to Violin Playing," and through the hundreds of students who were introduced to great music in his college classes Professor Nibley worked diligently to bring accomplished performers and outstanding talent through lyceums and other programs to the Auditorium at Snow College, in Ephraim 88
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch 27
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 326230
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60863fm/326230