Patrick Castillo
1979 -
United States of America
P. Castillo
Patrick Castillo (1979), an American composer. He holds a B.A. in music composition and sociology from Vassar College, where his teachers included Lois V. Vierk, Annea Lockwood, and Richard Wilson. While at Vassar, he served as composer-in-residence for the Mahagonny Ensemble, a collective of performers specializing in twentieth century music. His 'Requiem aeternam' for mixed chorus and chamber ensemble, composed for the Mahagonny, was awarded the 2001 Jean Slater Edson Prize in Music Composition.
Requiem aeternam
Period:21st century
Composed in:2001
Musical form:fragment
Text/libretto:Latin mass
Requiem aeternam (2001) for mixed chorus (SATB) and chamber orchestra. Recipient of the 2001 Jean Slater Edson Prize. Composed for the Mahagonny Ensemble. Premiered April 1, 2001, by the Mahagonny Ensemble (Nathan Hetherington, cond.), Belle Skinner Recital Hall, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York, USA.