Larry McDonough

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Primary Instrument: Piano

Born: September 7, 1955    

Larry McDonough has been performing in the area for 35 years. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in music education from the University of Minnesota in 1978, performing on piano and trumpet, and in school ensembles with Clark Terry and Thad Jones, and for President Nixon and the President of Mexico.

He played extensively in the Twin Cities in the 1970's and early 1980's, performing solo and in his own duos and trios. He regularly performed at the old Night Train club in the Como Avenue warehouse area, and at the Jax Restaurant. He also taught, and composed and arranged for high school band....
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Minnesota Rock Country Hall of Fame. Minnesota Justice Foundation Distinguished Service Award, for making significant contributions to poverty law and public interest work and to ensuring equal justice for all Minnesotans. National Lawyers Guild Minnesota Chapter First Annual Paul Marino People's Lawyer Award, for work as a tenants’ attorney at the Legal Aid Society of Minneapolis and teaching housing and poverty law at the University of St. Thomas and University of Minnesota Schools of Law. The late Paul Marino was a Legal Aid attorney and executive director, tenants’ attorney, William Mitchell College of Law professor, Guild president, and actor. University of St. Thomas School of Law "Knowledge Creation and Societal Reform", one of the "Living the Mission" Awards 20th Anniversary ACORN Award for improving the lives of tenants by working with the Minneapolis City Attorney’s Office in filing actions to improve conditions in rental housing. “100 Who Made a Difference,” 100 graduates over the 100 year history of William Mitchell College of Law. Hennepin County Bar Association Pro bono Publico Award, for excellence by an attorney in the public/private/judicial sector.
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Primary InstrumentPiano

LocationSt. Paul, MN

Willing to teachAdvanced students only.

Credentials/BackgroundUniversity of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota Bachelor of Science, June 1978 Music Education: Piano and Trumpet Assistant Band Director, Edison and Lincoln High Schools, Minneapolis and Bloomington, Minnesota Independent clinician

Clinic/Workshop InformationPerformance in odd meters

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