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Jaime Mendoza Nava

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Name  Jaime Mendoza-Nava

Role  Composer
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Died  May 31, 2005, Woodland Hills, California, United States
Spouse  Billie Johanna Mendoza (m. 1958–2005)
Education  Madrid Royal Conservatory, Juilliard School
Music director  The Brotherhood of Satan, Orgy of the Dead, The Legend of Boggy Cr, The Town That Dreaded, Garden of the Dead
Similar People  Charles B Pierce, Don Johnson, Harlan Ellison, Tim McIntire, Ray Manzarek

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Jaime Mendoza-Nava (December 31, 1925 – May 31, 2005) was a Bolivian-American composer and conductor born in La Paz, Bolivia. He studied at The Juilliard School and Madrid Royal Conservatory, the Sorbonne, and with Nadia Boulanger. He won the Madrid Conservatory's First Prize in 1950, completing the five-year program in a year's time. Eventually, he was on the staff of Walt Disney Studios and his works were recorded by MGM Records.


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Much of his music is inspired by the pentatonic music of the Andes.

In Hollywood, he also had several credits as a sound editor.

He died in Los Angeles, California, on May 31, 2005.


  • Tres Danzas Bolivianas for piano
  • Concerto for Piano and Orchestra
  • "La niña que toca el arpa" (piano and soprano singer)
  • Don Alvaro (symphonic poem)
  • Gitana for piano
  • Antawara (symphonic poem)
  • Pachamama (symphonic poem)
  • Estampas y Estampillas for Orchestra of 'Cellos
  • References

    Jaime Mendoza-Nava Wikipedia