Hooper, Maureen Brett

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HOOPER, Maureen Brett

HOOPER, Maureen Brett. American, b. 1927. Genres: Children's fiction, Young adult fiction. Career: Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles, CA, music teacher, 1949-62; University of California, Los Angeles, senior lecturer of music education, 1962-91, emeritus lecturer, 1991-. Curriculum consultant and music textbook consultant; speaker and clinician for gifted and talented programs; director of the American Suzuki Institute West. Publications: The Violin Man (middle grade novel), 1991; The Christmas Drum (picture book), 1994; Silent Night: A Christmas Carol Is Born, 2001. Author of professional articles and curriculum guides. Address: c/o University of California Los Angeles, Department of Music, 405 Hilgard Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024, U.S.A.