New Music USA | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1902, New York, NY 10004 | 212-645-6949 | info@newmusicusa.org 1), Quartet for Brass and Piano and Seven Pieces for Marilyn for Piano are on the album Emma Lou Diemer (Albany Records). She received both her B.M. In publication since 1957, her music includes works for orchestra, band, chamber ensembles, solo instruments, voices, and electronic pieces. Santa Barbara Music Publishing/Aeolian Press (choral, piano) 1; Catch-A-Turian Toccata for Violin and Piano; A Quiet, Lovely Piece for Clarinet and Piano; Sextet for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Violin, Cello, Piano; Before Spring for Violin and Piano; Homage to Paderewski for Viola and Piano; Psalms for Flute and Organ), Hildegard Publishing Company (Quartet for Trumpet, Horn, Trombone, and Piano; Suite for Violin and Piano; A Summer Day--trio for clarinet, violin, and piano), Southern Music Company (Sonata for Flute and Harpsichord or PIano), C. Alan Publications (Toccata for Six—mallet percussion; Psalms for Percussion and Organ; Toccata for Timpani; Psalm 121 for Organ, Brass, and Percussion), Colla Voce/Plymouth Instrumental Series (Toccata for Marimba, etc. ECS Publishing Group home of: E. C. Schirmer Music Company, Galaxy Music Corporation, MorningStar Music Publishers and other fine publishers. Oxford University Press (organ) Contact: truetone productions. Organ - Late Intermediate to Advanced Composed by Emma Lou Diemer (1927-). 1), Quartet for Brass and Piano and Seven Pieces for Marilyn for Piano are on the album Emma Lou Diemer (Albany Records). String Quartet No. A work recently published by Certosa Verlag (Germany) is Seven Pieces for Piano. C. Les clavecinistes français (Various) P. Pièces de Clavecin (Couperin, François) Pièces de Clavecin (Daquin, Louis-Claude) S. Hinshaw Music (choral) Works on album: Suite, Homage to Paderewski, Before Spring, Catch-A-Turian Toccata, 3 hymn arrangements, Emma Lou Diemer: Before Spring for violin and piano, Emma Lou Diemer: four songs for soprano and piano, Emma Lou Diemer: two short pieces for brass trio, Background image: detail of "Springfield" from. and her M.M from the Yale School of Music in 1949 and 1950, respectively. is an American composer, keyboardist and educator. The Organ Historical Society celebrates, preserves and studies the pipe organ in all its historic styles, through research, education, advocacy and music. Listen to music by Emma Lou Diemer on Apple Music. She has received numerous commissions from schools, churches, and professional groups. Emma Lou Diemer - C Alan / McClaren Productions. Emma Lou Diemer: Toccata for Piano. Recording Engineer: David Trembley, Soundmaster Productions. Philip Ficsor, violin; Emma Lou Diemer, piano. 1. She then went on to study composition in Brussels, Belgium on a Fulbright Scholarship from 1952 to 1953, ultimately returning to the United States to receive her Ph.D from the Eastman School of Music in 1960. This work is on an Albany Records album Emma Lou Diemer, recorded by the composer. It is accepted by the committee members in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree Doctor of Philosophy in the BRIEF BIO OF EMMA LOU DIEMER Diemer has received annual ASCAP awards since 1962 for performances and publications. Before Spring for Violin and Piano is on the album Feminissimo! TR 1302 . Emma Lou Diemer (born November 24, 1927 in Kansas City, Missouri) is an American composer. and go to Border's for a listing of available recordings. Listen to Emma Lou Diemer: Chamber Works by Emma Lou Diemer, Laura Kobayashi, Ellen Grolman, Joan DeVee Dixon, Lori Anton, Sandra Woodward & Bryan Anton on Apple Music. WORKS AND PERSONAL PERSPECTIVES OF EMMA LOU DIEMER AND ALICE PARKER, by ELISE ESKEW SPARKS, was prepared under the direction of the candidate’s Dissertation Advisory Committee. Catholic Year A Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity; Catholic Year A Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity. Originally written for organ, this thoughtful and expressive work adapts perfectly for four-part flex band. Empire Music Publishing/Arsis Press (vocal, piano) Cardinal Scholar. And 15 other composers. Login. Carl Fischer (choral, chamber, orchestral) Three orchestral works are recorded on the album Pacific Ridge, released Feb., 2013: Santa Barbara Overture, Concerto in One Movement for Marimba, Concerto in One Movement for Piano. Her music is published by Oxford University Press, Hildegard Publishing Company, Boosey & Hawkes, Carl Fischer, The Sacred Music Press, Arsis Press, Treble Clef Press, and others. Piano Trio (no. In 2012 she wrote two works for violinist Philip Ficsor: Concerto for Violin (A Little Parlour Music, Remembrance of Things Past, Santa Barbara Rag) that he premiered October 19, 2012 with the Westmont College Orchestra under Michael Shasberger in Hahn Hall at the Music Academy of the West in … She was consultant for the MENC Contemporary Music Project before joining the faculty of the University of Maryland where she taught composition and theory from 1965-70. Label Catalogue Number: TROY1302. Concerto in One Movement for Piano is on the album MMC New Century Vol. Emma Lou Diemer is an acclaimed and prolific composer, an accomplished musician and a respected educator. 1; and other orchestral, chamber, vocal, and … UPC Code: 34061130222 Release Date: December 2011. Emma Lou Diemer: A Requiem for woodwind quintet and string quintet. Ascension. In publication since 1957, her music includes works for orchestra, band, chamber ensembles, solo instruments, voices, and electronic pieces. 36 pages. Vocal works published by Arsis Press (sacred solos), Southern Music Company (art songs), National Music Publishers/Emerson Music (Wedding Song), Seesaw Music Corp./Subito (secular song cycles),  Zimbel Press (hymn collection "Celebration"). C. Alan Publications (percussion) Orchestral works published by MMB Music--now Lauren Keiser Music Publishing (Santa Barbara Overture, Homage to Tchaikovsky, Concerto in One Movement for Piano, Concerto in One Movement "Alaska" for Organ, Poem of Remembrance for Clarinet and Chamber Orchestra), Seesaw Music Corporation/Subito Music Corporation (Concert Piece for Organ, Concerto for Harpsichord, etc. With text taken from Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night," "Measure For Measure" and "Much Ado About Nothing," this three-movement work by Emma Lou Diemer is well-conceived for more experienced choral groups. The symphony premiered 4 of her works: Complete violin works recorded on album SUMMER DAY, released October, 2009. Sextet for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Violin, Cello, and Piano is on the album Music at the Crossroads. She has been composer-in-residence with the Santa Barbara Symphony, and is organist emerita at First Presbyterian Church in Santa Barbara. She composes extensively for a variety of skill levels and in many genres, including the oft neglected organ, and frequently experiments with new techniques. Listen to Summer Day - The Complete Works for Violin and Piano By Emma Lou Diemer by Emma Lou Diemer & Philip Ficsor on Apple Music. Daniel with composer Emma Lou Diemer and poet Paul Willis after performance by the USC Oriana Women’s Choir of Diemer’s commissioned work, When You Wake. Emma Lou Diemer (born November 24, 1927 in Kansas City, Missouri) is an American composer. Diemer has written many works for orchestra, chamber ensemble, keyboard, voice, chorus (women's, men's), and electronic media. Sacred Music Press #70/1069S. A recent (2001) biography of ELD by Ellen Grolman Schlegel is published by Greenwood Press: A Bio-Bibliography, Emma Lou Diemer. Psalms for Piano and Spirituals for Piano are available on Joan Dixon's website: joandeveedixon.com. Other recognition includes a Louisville Orchestra Student Award, a Ford Foundation Young Composers Grant for a 2-year composer-residency in the Arlington, VA schools, an NEA fellowship in electronic music, a Kennedy Center Friedheim award for her Concerto in One Movement for Piano, the American Guild of Organists Composer of the Year award, a Mu Phi Epsilon Merit Award, etc., plus numerous commissions. Composer Diemer, Emma Lou. Click to review . 3 for piano. Catch-A-Turian Toccata, Before Spring, Homage to Paderewski, Suite for Violin and Piano, and three hymn arrangements are available on the album Summer Day, performed by Philip Ficsor and the composer. Aria and Scherzo is on the album Dialogues. Composition by Emma Lou Diemer: Homage to Poulenc, Mozart, and MacDowell for flute, cello, and piano. Tap Music Sales (brass) Emma Lou Diemer View All Publications Recordings include her Concerto in One Movement for Organ, recorded in Prague by Marilyn Mason; Concerto in One Movement for Piano, which received a Kennedy Center Friedheim award and also recorded in Prague by Betty Oberacker; Santa Barbara Overture, recorded by the London Symphony; String Quartet No. Emma Lou Diemer : solo and chamber works for piano through 1986. Terms of Service. Extensive lists of Emma Lou Diemer's compositions and bio information can be found at http://www.sai-national.org/phil/composers/eldiemer.html. Her father, George, was a college president and her mother, Myrtle, was a church worker and a homemaker. 1), Leonarda (Fantasy for Piano--also on Fleur de Son Classics), Josara Records (Four Chinese-Love Poems), RBW Record Co. (organ with instruments), and recently-recorded orchestral works on the Contemporary Record Society label (Suite of Homages), Master Musicians Recordings (Concerto in One Movement for Piano and Santa Barbara Overture), TNC Recordings (Sonata for Flute and Harpsichord). From the description of Emma Lou Diemer papers, 1940s-2001. A native of Kansas City, Missouri, Emma Lou Diemer received her degrees in music composition from the Yale School of Music (BM, MM) and the Eastman School of Music (Ph.D.). Includes Suite, Homage to Paderewski, Before Spring, Catch-A-Turian Toccata, 3 hymn arrangements. Consonance (Sextet for Piano, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Violin, and Cello; Catchaturian Toccata for Flute and Piano), Living Artists (String Quartet No. Emma Lou Diemer was born in Kansas City, Missouri. Choral works (both sacred and secular) published by Boosey & Hawkes, Hinshaw Music, Santa Barbara Music Publishing, Neil A. Kjos Music Company, Alliance Music Publications, Inc., Carl Fischer/Theodore Presser/Gemini Press, Treble Clef Music Press, Zimbel Press, Seesaw Music Corporation/Subito Music Corporation, MorningStar Music Publishers, Colla Voce (Dale Warland Choral Series), Arsis Press. Please see Discography and Compositions for updates. 1; A Summer Day--trio for clarinet, violin, and piano), Seesaw Music Corporation/Subito Music Corporation (Piano Quartet; Sextet for Piano and Woodwind Quintet; String Quartet No. Southern Music Company (flute, vocal) Recordings include piano and chamber music on the Vienna Modern Masters label (Encore), North/South Published by … We proudly serve as the publishing home for today’s leading choral composers, elementary music educators, and church musicians of all disciplines. Emma Lou Diemer can be e-mailed at eldiemer@cox.net. She had a sister and 2 brothers. ), Tap Music Sales (Psalms for Trumpet and Organ; Serenade for Flugelhorn and Piano; Aria for Flugelhorn or Trumpet and Piano), Ensemble Publications (Psalm 1 and Psalm 122 for Trombone and Keyboard), The Sacred Music Press/Lorenz (Aria and Scherzo for C Instrument and Keyboard), Certosa Verlag/Germany (Improvisations for Cello and Piano). Emma Lou Diemer: Poem of Remembrance for clarinet and chamber orchestra. Homage to Poulenc, Mozart, and MacDowell is on the album Chamber Music for the 21st Century Vol. Concerto for Violin on the album Going Away. She was composer-in-residence with the Santa Barbara Symphony 1990-92. Solo violin Laura Kobayashi. Solo piano Joan DeVee Dixon. Emma Lou Diemer (b. Solo cello Ellen Grolman. Piano Trio (no. Commissioned by the Essex Chamber Music Players. 8 pieces for organ 3 staff - contemporary flair.Composed by Emma Lou Diemer (1927-). X and on the album Pacific Ridge. Published by Sacred Music Press (LX.70-1069S). It is consistently a "conductor's choice" for festival choirs year after year. Find top songs and albums by Emma Lou Diemer including Three Hymns (2009):‘Tis So Sweet to Trust In Jesus (Kirkpatrick), Three Hymns (2009): Amazing Grace (from Virginia Harmony, 1831) and more. Daniel leads high school choir sectional for USC’s annual Choral Leadership Festival. Recordings of some of the above are on the album Songs and Cycles. The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress. Two recent CDs recorded by Philip Ficsor, violin, and Emma Lou, piano, include most of the violin/piano works written by her. Miller LaMotte directs Vox Nova Chorale performing Three Madrigals by Emma Lou Diemer. 3 movements. A recent (2001) biography of ELD by Ellen Grolman Schlegel is published by Greenwood Press: A Bio-Bibliography, Emma Lou Diemer. Solo trumpet She studied further in Brussels on a Fulbright Scholarship and at Tanglewood. Chamber works published by MMB Music--now Lauren Keiser Music Publishing (A Requiem for Woodwind Quintet and String Quintet; Homage to Poulenc, Mozart, and MacDowell for Flute, Cello, and Piano; Piano Trio No. Chant-Based, Preludes. Emma Lou Diemer - Boosey & Hawkes, Inc. Click to review . 24 November 1927, Kansas City, Mo.) Selected Works by Emma Lou Diemer. 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