Benjamin, Thomas Edit


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  • 1940 (Existence)

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  • Benjamin, Thomas

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  • Biography/Historical Note

    Thomas Benjamin was born in Bennington, Vermont, in 1940. He received his degrees from Bard College, Brandeis, Harvard and Eastman, studying composition with Carlos Surinach, Ernst Krenek, Arthur Berger and Bernard Rogers. Dr. Benjamin has composed works for all media, including concertos for violin, piano and viola, orchestral pieces, oratorios, cantatas, five operas, many song cycles and a great deal of chamber and choral music. More than 50 of his chamber, choral and keyboard works have been published.