Noted Clarinetist Joins Cayambis Music Press Artist Program

Music Publisher Adds to its Roster of Distinguished Artists and Ensembles

Online PR News – 03-April-2015 – Blacksburg, VA – Today, Cayambis Music Press, a music publishing company specializing in classical sheet music from Latin America, is pleased to announce that clarinetist Maurita Murphy Marx has been added to the company’s roster of international artists. Dr. Marx, who holds degrees from the Eastman School of Music and Michigan State University, is on the music faculty at the University of Iowa. An advocate for Brazilian music for the clarinet, her CDs of this music have received high critical acclaim around the world. As a Cayambis Music Press Artist, Maurita will be helping to promote and develop new Latin American works for her instrument.

Due to her expertise not only as clarinetist but also because of her extensive knowledge about Latin American music, Maurita brings capabilities and qualifications particularly suited to this effort. Maurita said, “I am happy to be associated with Cayambis Music Press and am eager to help the company realize its goals and objectives.”

John Walker, owner of Cayambis Music Press, said, “We are pleased to welcome such a prestigious musician into our artist program and are positive that Maurita’s affiliation with our company will be quite successful.”

About Cayambis Music Press: Cayambis Music Press is a music publisher based in Blacksburg, Virginia. Founded in 2013, the company specializes in Latin American classical sheet music for small groups and ensembles. Currently, the company represents over 130 compositions by composers from 13 Latin American countries. The company also provides postings on its website about future performances of Latin American music, as well as free resources related to the classical music of Latin America.