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Catalog Number 11580-7
Title Sheet Music, the Reindeer Twist; Words & Music by Stephen L. Lawrence, Omaha
Object Name Music, Sheet
Description "The Reindeer Twist" with words and music by Stephen L. Lawrence was published by Studio 224, c/o CPP/Belwin Inc. It is a booklet of sheet music, 8 pages, and is a two-part, accompanied, with optional audience participation. The music is Kelly and Katherine and is a part of the New Directions choral series. The front cover consists of the title and composer at the top in black. "Choral Music of" is in the middle, also in black, with "Stephen L. Lawrence" in black cursive underneath that. At the bottom is "New Directions choral series" in green.
Date 1994
Year Range from 1994
Year Range to 1994
Culture American
Material Paper, Ink
Artist Lawrence, Stephen L.
Made CCP/Belwin Inc; Lawrence, Stephen L.
Place of Origin USA: Florida, Miami
Used Omaha; Douglas County
Length (in) 10
Width (in) 7
People Lawrence, Stephen L.
Search Terms C. P. P. Belwin, Inc.
History From
"Stephen L. Lawrence, Instructional Supervisor of Music for the Omaha Public Schools, is an educator, composer, and clinician. His educational preparation includes a Bachelor of Music Education and Master of Music in clarinet performance from the University of Nebraska/Lincoln, a Ph.D. in music education from the University of Iowa, and a Certification in Educational Administration from the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

Dr. Lawrence has been associated with the Omaha Public Schools for the past twenty-eight years, including ten years as music instructor at Harry A. Burke High School. In his current position as Instructional Supervisor, he oversees the instrumental music staff in Omaha’s seven high schools, nine middle schools, and sixty elementary schools. He has conducted the choir program at Bethel Lutheran Church in Omaha for over two decades.

As a composer, Dr. Lawrence has had over 100 choral and instrumental works published by Lorenz, Alfred, Warner Brothers, Hal Leonard, Shawnee Press, and Kendor Music Publishers. He has also written music for international television and radio commercials. Frequently, he serves as an adjudicator and clinician for contests and festivals in the Midwest. In addition to his musical interests, Dr. Lawrence writes computer software and in 1994 won first place in the International ClarisWorks Database Template Competition."
Collection Lawrence, Stephen L.