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  • JUMP for Jenny Q Chai
    Just completed JUMP – a piano solo, 7 minutes long, for Jenny Q. Chai, the charismatic young pianist in Shanghai. She asked me to write for her recital in Havana on October 7 – part of the Festival Leo Brouwer. An amazing lineup of...
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  • Summer Time, Composing Time
    Just about when the New York Philharmonic leave for Vail, that time of year arrives when I can start composing in earnest. I have more projects lined up than ever before – from small and simple to large and complex – with many enticing...
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  • Mudang premiere and recording
    Gamin. ETHEL. Mudang. Wow. When piri virutoso Gamin got together with string quartet ETHEL over my new piece for this Korean traditional bamboo oboe combined with Western strings, something truly special happened.  They premiered the work at lovely Music Mountain on June 14, then...
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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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Upcoming Performances

  1. Jenny Q Chai Premiere – in Havana!

    October 7 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
  2. String Quartet No. 2, Intimations and Incarnations, Comes to Brooklyn

    February 8, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Recordings

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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