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Paul Nordoff (June 4, 1909 — January 18, 1977) was an American composer and music therapist. His music is generally tonal and neo-Romantic in style.

Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he studied the piano with at the Philadelphia Conservatory, receiving a B.M. degree in 1927 and an M.M. degree in 1932. He later studied with Rubin Goldmark at the Juilliard School and in 1960 he received a Bachelor of Music Therapy from the Combs College of Music in Philadelphia. He served as head of composition at the Philadelphia Conservatory (1938—1943), a teacher at Michigan State College (1945—1949), and professor of music at Bard College (1948—1959).

He received two Guggenheim Fellowships (in 1933 and 1935). He composed the score to Martha Graham's 1939 ballet Every Soul Is a Circus.

Nordoff's music was published by Associated, Carl Fischer, Theodore Presser, and G. Schirmer.

Also active in the field of music therapy, he co-developed the Nordoff-Robbins system of music therapy in the 1950s and 1960s.

Nordoff died in Herdecke, North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany in 1977 at the age of 67.

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Total Books: 10
Therapy In Music For Handicapped Children
2004 - Therapy in Music for Handicapped Children (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781891278198
ISBN-10: 1891278193
Genres: Nonfiction, Medicine
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Creative Music Therapy Individualized Treatment for the Handicapped Child
1977 - Creative Music Therapy Individualized Treatment for the Handicapped Child [John Day Books in Special Education] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780381971007
ISBN-10: 0381971007
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Therapy in Music for Handicapped Children
Therapy in Music for Handicapped Children (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780575007550
ISBN-10: 0575007559
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Therapy in Music for Handicapped Children
Music Therapy in Special Education
Music Therapy in Special Education (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780712113717
ISBN-10: 0712113711
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Music Therapy in Special Education
Music Therapy in Special Education (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780918812223
ISBN-10: 0918812224
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Healing Heritage Paul Nordoff Exploring the Tonal Language of Music
Music Therapy in Special Education
Music Therapy in Special Education (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781891278457
ISBN-10: 1891278452
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Muziek therapie voor gehandicapte kinderen
Muziek Therapie Voor Gehandicapte Kinderen (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9789026980879
ISBN-10: 9026980876
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