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Native American composer Michael Begay shows Hopi High music student Christina Shupla how to compose for guitar. (Stan Bindell/NHO)

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Michael Begay shares composing talent with Hopi students

In the late 1990s, Michael Begay was a student in the Native American Composers Apprenticeship Program (NACAP), which teaches students to compose for string quartets at the Grand Canyon Music Festival.