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Curtis percussion star dies, at 33

The death has been announced of Jamie Dietz, a gifted percussion player who worked with major orchestras. From the family notice:  He received his BSM from The Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia where he won The Albert Greenfield Concerto competition of the Philadelphia Orchestra. Jamie obtained his MMA and Artist Diploma from Yale School […]
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