Ortiz, William

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Born: March 30, 1947

Country: Salinas, Puerto Rico

Studies: Puerto Rico Conservatory (B.M.1976), SUNY, Stony Brook (M.A.1978), SUNY, Buffalo (Ph.D.1983)

Teachers: Lejaren Hiller, Jr., Morton Feldman, Billy Jim Layton, Bülent Arel, H. Campos Parsi

Works for Percussion

124 E. 107th St. - Percussion Sextet; with Tape; Narrator
Bembe - Percussion Quartet
Eco para un Grito Gris - Marimba
Graffiti Nuyorican - Multiple Percussion; Piano
Palm Tree in Spanglish Figurines - Timpani
Rapeo - Snare Drum
Street Music - Percussion Duo; Flute; Trombone
Tamboleo - Multiple Percussion
Urbanización - Multiple Percussion