Allan Blank

Biography

Born: December 27, 1925; New York, NY  
Blank studied at Juilliard, New York University, University if Minnesota and Columbia Teachers College. He served as a violinist for The Pittsburgh SO, taught instrumental music in high schools and was a professor at Western Illinois University, Paterson State College and Lehman College. His compositions are characterized by arabesque melodies by many instruments, each retaining a distinct voice. Blank studied at Juilliard, New York University, University if Minnesota and Columbia Teachers College. He served as a violinist for The Pittsburgh SO, taught instrumental music in high schools and was a professor at Western Illinois University, Paterson State College and Lehman College. His compositions are characterized by arabesque melodies by many instruments, each retaining a distinct voice. Read less