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  • New works for piano top the summer’s docket
    Summertime, and the composing gets serious. I’m just back from two weeks in Asia for the New York Philharmonic, where I sketched plenty of idea to get me started on new pieces for the amazing Yoonie Han – more works based on John Singer Sargent’s...
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  • Gamin – ETHEL – Mudang: Wow.
    How wonderful to have Gamin back in New York.  She and ETHEL gave a sizzling NY premiere of my Mudang on May 2 at Spectrum, and as I write this I look forward to another performance on May 7 at the Korea Society.  The earthy mysticism of Mudang astonishes even me.  And...
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  • Mudang in May
    It will be wonderful to welcome the incomparable Gamin back to New York in May! She’ll join ETHEL in the New York premiere (and deuxieme) of MUDANG, which I composed for them last year. Her piri – a traditional oboe whose simplicity belies its...
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The style is eclectic and the piece is pictorially vivid.”

—The Times of London


An evening of one-act operas that proudly luxuriate in the spirit of the Renaissance.”

—The New York Times


An orchestral construction that was extremely intriguing and satisfying in its tonal complexity.”

—Knoxville Metropulse


 Hosannas announces itself as a kind of concerto for orchestra in miniature. It also works as a brilliant fanfare, a fitting way to start a new century of orchestral music in Reading.

—Reading Eagle


Kept the audience in the kind of high state of excitement that may exist in Paradise for those of us lucky enough to get there.

—Greenfield Recorder


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About Theodore Wiprud

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As a composer, concert presenter, educator, and music executive, Theodore Wiprud has played many important roles in the musical life of New York City and the United States since the 1980s.

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American Violin Concertos

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Violin Concerto (Katrina) performed by Ittai Shapira and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.

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Fire In Heaven And Earth

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The first recording devoted to the composer's work, featuring four works of vocal, chamber, and orchestral music.

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The American Evolution

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FREE CD AVAILABLE—Sonata For Piano performed by Kris Carlisle on Piano Sonatas, Phase 2 of his recording project.

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