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  • Off to England as Composer/Pianist
    I’m so excited about performing again with Emma Stace Darling, the poet/soprano/muse of Girl on Fire.  This growing collaboration – now eight songs and counting, my music to Emma’s poetry – will have its first UK performance on April 7.  Always excited to work with...
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  • Whatever next? Gayageum and string quartet!
    I’m beginning to dream in gugak again.  Yes, I’m beginning a new piece for gayageum, the enchanting traditional Korean zither, with string quartet.  My first foray into music inspired by traditional Korean music (gugak) was Mudang, for piri (traditional oboe) and string quartet.  The...
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  • Two Premieres in One Week!
    It’s only a few weeks since Delta David Gier and the South Dakota Symphony premiered my Sinfonietta. Now I’m looking forward to two more world premieres: February 23, Sargent’s Women, a piano suite composed for and played by Yoonie Han; and then February 26,...
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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. New Work for Gayageum and String Quartet

    October 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 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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