Tibor Pusztai
1946 - 2016
Hungary / United States of America
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T. Pusztai
Tibor Pusztai (23/12/1946 - 10/01/2016), a Hungarian - American composer and conductor. Teacher of composition at Berklee College of Music, Boston, Massachusetts.
•Music director, Manchester Symphony and Connecticut Valley Chamber Orchestra
•President of Connecticut Composers, New Voices Productions, and the Studio of Electronic Music
•Former conductor, Alvin Ailey Company, American Ballet Theater
•Former associate conductor and composer-in-residence, Hartford Symphony Orchestra
•Former faculty member, New England Conservatory of Music, Ithaca College, Teheran University, and Tanglewood
•Recipient of Koussevitzky Composition Prize and ASCAP Award
Requiem profana
Composed in:1973
Musical form:song
Text/libretto:Rainer Maria Rilke (1875-1926)
Requiem profana for solo voices (mezzo soprano, Tenor) and chamber orchestra.
Source:Robert Chase, Dies Irae: A Guide to Requiem Music, Scarecrow Press, Inc. 2003
Rainer Maria Rilke