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BIOGRAPHY   Composer David Gaines (b. 1961) has been recognized both by critics and by other artists for his imaginative orchestrations and his uniquely international and eclectic style. His music, which has been performed across the United States and Europe, includes two symphonies, concertos for baritone saxophone, trombone, and euphonium, plus a variety of chamber, choral, and electronic music. Recordings are available in compact disc and digital download formats on the MMC Recordings, Navona Records and Verda Stelo Music labels. His award-winning  Lyric Fanfare for trombone and piano, plus a newly commissioned work for trombone and organ entitled Free Air , will appear on a new chamber music album featuring trombonist  Eileen Meyer Russell in 2014.    A graduate of Northwestern University, American University, and Johns Hopkins University's Peabody Conservatory of Music (where he earned a doctoral degree in composition), Dr. Gaines studied with M. William Karlins, S...