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Nico Muhly

 

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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2022]
Arrangement
 
[West End, 2017]
Music
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Original Music
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Composer

Writing

Music

Nico Muhly Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Music in a Play Gold Star
Nico Muhly, The Glass Menagerie

Nico Muhly News

92NY Presents West-Eastern Divan Ensemble Plays DvoŇô√°k, Mendelssohn, and More Photo 92NY Presents West-Eastern Divan Ensemble Plays DvoŇô√°k, Mendelssohn, and More
by Stephi Wild - Feb 1, 2023

The 92nd Street Y, New York (92NY), one of New York's leading cultural venues, presents West-Eastern Divan Ensemble plays DvoŇô√°k, Mendelssohn, and more, on February 22, 2023 at 7:30 pm ET at the Kaufmann Concert Hall. The concert will also be available for viewing online for 72 hours from time of broadcast.

92NY Presents Bach Collegium Japan & Roderick Williams, Baritone, February 12 Photo 92NY Presents Bach Collegium Japan & Roderick Williams, Baritone, February 12
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 30, 2023

The 92nd Street Y, New York (92NY), one of New York's leading cultural venues, presents Bach Collegium Japan & Roderick Williams, baritone, on February 12, 2023 at 3pm ET at the Kaufmann Concert Hall.

YOSA To Electrify The Tobin Center With Guest Artist Tracy Silverman Photo YOSA To Electrify The Tobin Center With Guest Artist Tracy Silverman
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 23, 2023

The YOSA Philharmonic will electrify the Tobin Center with world's foremost electric violinist Tracy Silverman in Zachry Series 2: Electricity.

The Utah Symphony to Present CARMINA BURANA Next Week Photo The Utah Symphony to Present CARMINA BURANA Next Week
by Blair Ingenthron - Jan 20, 2023

The two evening concerts will take place Friday and Saturday, January 27 and 28, at Abravanel Hall in downtown Salt Lake City. In addition, the Utah Symphony will also perform two dynamic pieces‚ÄĒJoshua Cerdenia's Feuertrunken (Fire-Drunk) and Stravinsky's Firebird Suite (1919).¬†

92NY to Present Guitarist Sean Shibe, Playing Barrios, Villa-Lobos, And More Photo 92NY to Present Guitarist Sean Shibe, Playing Barrios, Villa-Lobos, And More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 20, 2023

The 92nd Street Y, New York (92NY), one of New York's leading cultural venues, will present Sean Shibe, guitar, plays Barrios, Villa-Lobos, Adès, Birtwistle, and more, on February 8, 2023 at 7:30pm ET at the Kaufmann Concert Hall.

The Santa Fe Opera Names 44 Apprentice Singers For The 2023 Season Photo The Santa Fe Opera Names 44 Apprentice Singers For The 2023 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 12, 2023

The Santa Fe Opera has announced the 44 members of its 2023 Apprentice Program for Singers. The roster includes promising young vocalists from across the USA including the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, as well as from East Africa, Australia, Canada, China, South America and South Korea.

YOSA To Perform at The Tobin Center With Guest Artist Tracy Silverman Photo YOSA To Perform at The Tobin Center With Guest Artist Tracy Silverman
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 9, 2023

The YOSA Philharmonic will electrify the Tobin Center with the world's foremost electric violinist Tracy Silverman.

DAVID HOCKNEY: BIGGER & CLOSER (NOT SMALLER & FURTHER AWAY) Comes to Lightroom Photo DAVID HOCKNEY: BIGGER & CLOSER (NOT SMALLER & FURTHER AWAY) Comes to Lightroom
by Stephi Wild - Jan 6, 2023

One of the world's most acclaimed and popular living artists is to create the launch show for Lightroom --- an extraordinary four-storey-high space in Kings Cross equipped with the latest digital projection and audio technology.  Now opening on 22 February 2023 with an extended booking period to 4 June 2023, Lightroom will be London's new home for spectacular artist-led shows.

Metropolitan Opera to Showcase More New Work Moving Forward; THE HOURS to Return Next Photo Metropolitan Opera to Showcase More New Work Moving Forward; THE HOURS to Return Next Season
by Blair Ingenthron - Dec 27, 2022

According to the New York Times, the Metropolitan Opera is set to reduce performances by 10% and withdraw $30 million from an endowment to help the company focus more on new work, which have been selling better than the classics. The company has been struggling with ticket sales post-pandemic.

Carnegie Hall to Present YMusic In Premieres By Allison Loggins-Hull And Andrew Norma Photo Carnegie Hall to Present YMusic In Premieres By Allison Loggins-Hull And Andrew Norman
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 20, 2022

On Thursday, January 19, 2023 at 7:30pm in Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall, yMusic will perform the world premiere of Allison Loggins-Hull's Supply, inspired by addictive relationships, and the New York premiere of former Carnegie Hall Debs Composer's Chair (2020/2021) Andrew Norman's Difference, both co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall.

Nico Muhly Videos

New York Philharmonic Announces 2021‚Ä"22 Season Videoplay
New York Philharmonic Announces 2021‚Ä"22 Season

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 15, 2021

The New York Philharmonic has announced¬†its 2021‚Äď22 season, marking the Orchestra‚Äôs long-awaited return to subscription performances following an 18-month period of cancellations due to the pandemic.¬†For the first time in modern history the Philharmonic will be performing outside its home for an entire season.¬†

VIDEO: NY Phil's Sumire Kudo and Nathan Vickery Perform Barrière's Sonata No. 10 for Videoplay
VIDEO: NY Phil's Sumire Kudo and Nathan Vickery Perform Barrière's Sonata No. 10 for Two Cellos

by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2020

New York Philharmonic musicians won't stop the music. Cellists Sumire Kudo and Nathan Vickery perform the second movement of Barrière's Sonata No. 10 for Two Cellos from miles apart.

San Fermin Covers Carly Rae Jepson's 'Run Away With Me' Videoplay
San Fermin Covers Carly Rae Jepson's 'Run Away With Me'

by Abigail Charpentier - Nov 1, 2019

Brooklyn-based art pop project SAN FERMIN today share an acoustic cover of CARLY RAE JEPSEN's hit single 'Run Away with Me.' Reinterpreted by bandleader Ellis Ludwig-Leone, San Fermin's cover finds vocalists Claire Wellin and Karlie Bruce harmonizing for a warmly emotive take on the Emotionclassic. 

Sufjan Stevens Debuts 'IV' from THE DECALOGUE Videoplay
Sufjan Stevens Debuts 'IV' from THE DECALOGUE

by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 4, 2019

Oscar- and Grammy-nominated¬†composer, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist¬†Sufjan Stevens¬†debuts pianist¬†Timo Andres' recording of ‚ÄúIV‚ÄĚ from¬†The¬†Decalogue¬†today.

Sufjan Stevens to Release Score for Justin Peck's Ballet 'The Decalogue' Videoplay
Sufjan Stevens to Release Score for Justin Peck's Ballet 'The Decalogue'

by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 17, 2019

Oscar- and Grammy-nominated composer, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Sufjan Stevens will release his acclaimed score for Justin Peck's ballet The Decalogue October 18 via his own label, AKR. Performed by the pianist Timo Andres, the recording is the first time the score, premiered during the New York City Ballet's 2017 season, is available to the public.

VIDEO: On This Day, June 27- Happy Birthday, Michael Mayer! Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, June 27- Happy Birthday, Michael Mayer!

by A.A. Cristi - Jun 27, 2019

On this day, we're wishing a happy birthday to Tony Award-winning director Michael Mayer!

VIDEO: Anatomy of a Dance: Taylor Stanley on The Runaway Videoplay
VIDEO: Anatomy of a Dance: Taylor Stanley on The Runaway

by Alan Henry - Jan 24, 2019

'I love to move in other ways than a ballet dancer is meant to move,' Taylor Stanley reflects when talking about the first of his two solos in Kyle Abraham's The Runaway, which is set to a piece from contemporary artist Nico Muhly.

VIDEO: Nico Muhly and Isabel Leonard on MARNIE Videoplay
VIDEO: Nico Muhly and Isabel Leonard on MARNIE

by Alan Henry - Oct 31, 2018

In the video below, composer Nico Muhly and mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard discuss Marnie during intermission of the La Fanciulla del West Live in HD broadcast, with host Susanna Phillips..

VIDEO: Nico Muhly on The Met Opera's MARNIE Videoplay
VIDEO: Nico Muhly on The Met Opera's MARNIE

by Alan Henry - Oct 25, 2018

In the video below, composer Nico Muhly discusses specific musical elements of his new opera Marnie, starring Isabel Leonard, Christopher Maltman, and Iestyn Davies, with Robert Spano conducting Michael Mayer's production.

VIDEO: Arianne Phillips and Isabel Leonard on Marnie's Costumes Videoplay
VIDEO: Arianne Phillips and Isabel Leonard on Marnie's Costumes

by Alan Henry - Oct 24, 2018

In the video below, watch Costume designer Arianne Phillips and mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard, who plays the title role, discuss the many costumes in Nico Muhly's 'Marnie' with host Susan Graham during intermission of the Live in HD transmission of 'Samson et Dalila.'


Nico Muhly Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Nico Muhly written?
Nico Muhly has written 1 shows including Prayer for My Enemy (Music).

What awards has Nico Muhly been nominated for?
Outstanding Music in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Glass Menagerie .

What awards has Nico Muhly won?
Outstanding Music in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Glass Menagerie.


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@nicomuhly - 2/2/23 06:11pm every time I consult the map of the Singapore transit system I experience minor PTSD when I see the ‚ÄúCLEMENTI‚ÄĚ stop‚Ķ https://t.co/W3zS4WzVtW


@nicomuhly - 2/2/23 06:09pm every time I consult the map of the Singapore transit system I experience minor PTSD when I see the ‚ÄúCLEMENTI‚ÄĚ stop‚Ķ https://t.co/2cKZguZnW5


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