NICK STRIMPLE
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Musical Witness and Holocaust Representation, by Amy Lynn Wlodarski, review in Music & Letters (2016: Volume 97, Issue #2, pages 362-364)

 

Concerts at the Chorus America Conference in Los Angeles in American Choral Review (Summer/Fall 2007)

 

Gurrelieder: in the Walt Disney Hall, review of LA Philharmonic performance at ACDA convention, in American Choral Review (Summer/Fall 2005)

 

Days of Awe, review of 5 CD set of music for the Jewish High Holidays conducted by Samuel Adler, in The Choral Journal (September 1996)

 

The Choral Music of Latin America: a Guide to Compositions and Research, by Suzanne Spicer Tiemstra, review in Music Library Notes (December 1993)

 

Music in Terezín, 1941-45, by Joža Karas, review in The Austrian History Yearbook (1993)

 

Choral Music on Record, Edited by Alan Blyth, review in Music Library Notes (December 1992)

 

Run Ye Shepherds to the Light, Michael Haydn, edited by Elwood Jay Johnson, and Nine Choruses from "Continental Harmony" by William Billings, edited by Dale Jergenson, reviews in The Choral Journal (March 1983)

 

Who Moved the Heavy Stone, by Austin C. Lovelace, and Song to Sing Out, Hymn to Joy, and God Who Made the Earth, by Alice Jordan, reviews in The Choral Journal (April 1982)

 

Unser Heiland ist geboren, by Wolfgang Hofmann, review in The Choral Journal (April 1982)

 

Adoramus te, by G. P. da Palestrina, edited by Thomas Dunn, King Jesus Has a Garden, Wexford Carol, and Praise the Lord O My Soul, by John Rutter, Let All the People Praise Thee O God, by William Mathias, and Holy Communion, by Jack Hawes, reviews in The Choral Journal (March 1982)

 

Sing We Now of Christmas, by W. M. Govea, Kyrie eleison (from Mass VI), by Antonio Lotti, edited by Walter Ehret, and Sing Praises by Kent Newbury, reviews in The Choral Journal (December 1981)

 

Hosanna in the Highest, by John Horman, I Was Glad, by James McCray, and A Child My Choice, by Stephen Paulus, reviews in The Choral Journal (October 1981)

 

Symphony Out of Touch, review of Downey Symphony Concert in The Southeast News (February 15, 1974)

 

Night of Nostalgia, review of Downey Symphony concert in The Southeast News (January 25, 1974)

 

 

REMIERE HIGHLIGHTS

Zacharti Lach, premiered by the London Youth Choir conducted by Suzi Digby OBE at St. Sepulchre Without Newgate Church in London, England on 26 October 2015.

Two Flowers, premiered by the Hollywood Master Chorale at the Hollywood First Lutheran Church on 9 June 2013 (concert repeated on 22 June 2013) under the direction of Lauren Buckley.
 

RECENT FILM

100 Voices: A Journey Home

Strimple is featured in this documentary.

 

RECENT COMMISSIONS

Corpus Christi

commissioned by The Golden Bridge. Scheduled for premiere 17 September 2016.

Prelude and Fugue

commissioned by Jo-Michael Scheibe for the USC Thornton Chamber Singers. Scheduled for premiere 21 October 2016.

A Christmas Flourish

commissioned by the USC Thornton University Chorus. Scheduled for premiere 30 November 2016.

The Praise of Christmas

commissioned for Voce by Anne Denholm, The Royal Harpist. Scheduled for premiere in December 2016.

Variations for Organ

commissioned by Weichung Zhou.

As Yet Untitled (for Violin & Piano)

commissioned by Jaroslav Svěcený and Václav Mácha.

 

Sappho Fragments

commissioned by the ISHA Trio.

 

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Chapter in Jewish Resistance Against the Nazis, edited by Patrick Henry. (Catholic University of America Press, 2014)

 

Choral Music in the Twentieth and Early Twenty-first Centuries, chapter in The Cambridge Companion to Choral Music, edited by André de Quadros. (Cambridge University Press, 2012)

 

RECENT MUSIC PUBLICATIONS

Teach Us, O Lord for two-part chrous, organ, and optional congregation, published by Pavane Publishing, 2016.

God Is With Us for unison chrous, organ, and optional congregation, published by Pavane Publishing, 2016.

The Mother of God for SSAA and piano, published by Pavane Publishing, 2016.

In My Craft or Sullen Art for SSAA and piano, published by Pavane Publishing, 2016.

Leshoni Konanta Elohai for cantor, SATB chorus, and piano, published by Pavane Publishing, 2016.

Lord, You've Been Our Dwelling Place for SATB, organ, and optional congregation, published by Pavane Publishing, 2015.

 

Daily Prayer for SATB, organ, and optional congregation, published by Pavane Publishing, 2015.

 

Two Little Pieces on Text by Dr. Watts for SATB chorus, published by Pavane Publishing, 2015.

 

PHOTOS FROM THE ARCHIVE

Nick Strimple and Dr. Richard Braun, Chairman of the Jewish Music Commission of Los Angeles, 2006.

 

Richard Thomas and Nick Strimple following a rehearsal in Beverly Hills, 1982.

 
 

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