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Randall Thompson

 
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[Broadway, 1926]
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Trinity Church Wall Street Unveils New Season Of Music Photo Trinity Church Wall Street Unveils New Season Of Music
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 31, 2022

Trinity Church Wall Street has announced the upcoming fall music season, which will include the return of Bach at One, performances by NOVUS NY, and Handel's Messiah, alongside a new jazz concert series and dynamic collaborations.

Trinity Church Wall Street Unveils New Season Of Music, Featuring the Return of Bach  Photo Trinity Church Wall Street Unveils New Season Of Music, Featuring the Return of Bach at One, a New Jazz Series & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2022

Trinity Church Wall Street has announced the upcoming fall music season, which will include the return of Bach at One, performances by NOVUS NY, and Handel's Messiah, alongside a new jazz concert series and dynamic collaborations.

Beethoven and New Jersey Symphony Come to NJCU, April 23 Photo Beethoven and New Jersey Symphony Come to NJCU, April 23
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 21, 2022

The Caroline L. Guarini Department of Music, Dance and Theatre at New Jersey City University (NJCU), in collaboration with the New Jersey Symphony will present Symphony No. 9 in D minor by Ludwig van Beethoven, this Saturday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m. The performance will be held at the Margaret Williams Theatre located inside NJCU's Hepburn Hall, 2039 Kennedy Boulevard, Jersey City, N.J.

BWW Review: A JOYFUL NOISE at Carnegie Hall Photo BWW Review: A JOYFUL NOISE at Carnegie Hall
by Joanna Barouch - Dec 11, 2021

Under the direction of their superb artistic director and conductor, Tony Award winner Ted Sperling, MasterVoices‚Äô 100+ members presented ‚ÄúA Joyful Noise‚ÄĚ as their 80th Season opener. T

Mendelssohn Choir Of Pittsburgh Presents THE PROMISE OF LIGHT At Six Free Concerts Photo Mendelssohn Choir Of Pittsburgh Presents THE PROMISE OF LIGHT At Six Free Concerts
by Stephi Wild - Nov 19, 2021

December 10-18, Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh (MCP) presents The Promise of Light, a light-hearted meditation that draws from the vast wealth of music and poetry about winter, the solstice, the holidays, and most importantly, why we celebrate at the darkest time of the year. 

The Choral Project & San JoseŐĀ Chamber Orchestra Present WINTER'S GIFTS: STARS Photo The Choral Project & San JoseŐĀ Chamber Orchestra Present WINTER'S GIFTS: STARS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 6, 2021

THE CHORAL PROJECT, the award- winning, Silicon Valley-based choir, and¬†SAN JOSEŐĀ CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, will¬†present the return of their annual winter concert celebration,¬†WINTER‚ÄôS GIFTS: STARS.

Young Women's Choral Projects of San Francisco Will Present ANGELIC VOICES and CAROLS Photo Young Women's Choral Projects of San Francisco Will Present ANGELIC VOICES and CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 5, 2021

Young Women’s Choral Projects of San Francisco (YWCP) will kick-off its 10th anniversary season with two holiday performances in December. Led by Founding Director Susan McMane, YWCP will present its annual Carols by Candlelight, as part of the Old First Concert Series on Sunday, December 5, 2021 at 4 p.m. PST. The candle-lit concert will feature the premier ensemble Young Women’s Chorus, performing Benjamin Britten’s A Ceremony of Carols with harpist Chloe Tula, as well as music by Sergei Rachmaninoff, Javier Busto, Christine Donkin, Randall Thompson and many contemporary settings of traditional carols. This popular annual concert has become a holiday tradition for many San Franciscans.  

MasterVoices Opens Its Season With A JOYFUL NOISE Next Month Photo MasterVoices Opens Its Season With A JOYFUL NOISE Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 5, 2021

oining in this first concert of MasterVoices’ 80th anniversary season are rising Canadian soprano Mikaela Bennett, the Northwell Health Nurse Choir and 10-time Grammy Award winning a capella group, Take 6. 

New Arts Org ORLANDO SINGS to Present Inaugural Concert With Musicians From The Orla Photo New Arts Org ORLANDO SINGS to Present Inaugural Concert With Musicians From The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 26, 2021

Orlando Sings is Central Florida's newest professional arts organization. Led by Artistic and Executive Director Dr. Andrew Minear, Orlando Sings serves as an umbrella organization for a family of singing groups including two professional ensembles, the Orlando Sings Symphonic Chorus and the Solaria Singers. Upcoming programming also includes choral singing opportunities for retirees, people experiencing homelessness, immigrants, refugees, and the next generation of creatives.

Melodia Women's Choir Of NYC Announces First Live Concert Since 2019 - SUN, MOON, AND Photo Melodia Women's Choir Of NYC Announces First Live Concert Since 2019 - SUN, MOON, AND STARS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 26, 2021

Melodia Women's Choir will present 'Sun, Moon, and Stars', a celebration of the universe as a constant force and source of wonder among Earth's catastrophic challenges. While Melodia will be continuing their mission of singing lesser-known works, the program also features more familiar repertoire.

Randall Thompson Videos

VIDEO: On This Day, August 25: Happy Birthday, Leonard Bernstein! Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, August 25: Happy Birthday, Leonard Bernstein!

by Stage Tube - Aug 25, 2017

Leonard Bernstein was born in Lawrence, Massachusetts. He took piano lessons as a boy and attended the Garrison and Boston Latin Schools. At Harvard University, he studied with Walter Piston, Edward Burlingame-Hill, and A. Tillman Merritt, among others. Before graduating in 1939, he made an unofficial conducting debut with his own incidental music to 'The Birds,' and directed and performed in Marc Blitzstein's 'The Cradle Will Rock.' Then at the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia, he studied piano with Isabella Vengerova, conducting with Fritz Reiner, and orchestration with Randall Thompson. 


Randall Thompson Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Randall Thompson written?
Randall Thompson has written 1 shows including Grand Street Follies [1926] (Composer).