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  • A New York Premiere, one of many this season
    A surprise New York Premiere adds to the excitement of the current season.  I composed the piano and video work Face of the Deep for the remarkable pianist Jenny Q. Chai, this past summer. She gave the premiere in Boston in September, and will play it again...
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  • Face of the Deep is set for its premiere
    On August 24 I finished Face of the Deep, a new piano piece for Jenny Q. Chai, to be integrated with video, for her recital program Acqua Alta. No sooner had I finished the music than I was skyping with video editor Victoria Catherine...
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  • Summertime, Composing Time
    In the summer of 2016 I am diving into the longest docket of commissions ever. My time in July studying traditional music in Korea has led directly to a new movement for my Sinfonietta, due to premiere with the South Dakota Symphony in January.  Photo of...
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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. Sinfonietta – World Premiere!

    January 14, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  2. Yoonie Han Premieres “Lady Macbeth” at Baruch

    February 23, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 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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