Fire In Heaven And Earth: Music of Theodore Wiprud

The First Album Devoted to the Composer’s Work


 

Featuring:
Hosannas Of The Second Heaven
String Quartet No. 1, “Refining Fire”
A Georgia Song
Saxophone Quartet

Performed by:
Bohuslav Martinu Philharmonic, Kirk Trevor, conductor
The Ciompi Quartet
Darryl Taylor, tenor
Five Letter Four

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Fire In Heaven And Earth: Music Of Theodore Wiprud

From the Liner Notes

“Theodore Wiprud has played many important roles in American musical life since the 1980s . . . [He] came of age as a composer as the rigorous precepts of both serialism and classic minimalism yielded to a flowering of musical plurality. His works characteristically employ a freely tonal approach to harmony, convey specific emotional climates, and often reflect aspects of spiritual experience.”

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Upcoming Performances

  1. Sinfonietta – West Virginia Premiere

    May 5, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  2. Sinfonietta in Parkersburg, WV

    May 6, 2018 @ 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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