Gary Putnam



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Professor of Piano (1976-2019). Topics include: Educational background and pre-Pacific teaching; life as, thoughts, feelings and emotions of a concert performing artist; University support for providing a career in performance ,teaching and advising; Conservatory of Music curriculum – the performance degree, the music education degree; and recent curricular changes for music majors to include versatility of styles and technology.

Professor of Piano

Interview Date



Wiens Frank 2020


Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library

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Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library


This oral history is part of the University Of The Pacific Emeriti Society Oral History Collection, MSS 305

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Wiens, Frank Oral History Interview



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