Peter Child

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Born in the U.K. in 1953, Peter Child is professor of music at M.I.T. in Boston. He has lived in the U.S. since enrolling at Reed College under a junior-year exchange program. Child received his Ph.D.…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Tableaux II, for flutes, clarinets, violin, cello, piano & percussion 1992 Chamber Music
Concerto, for harpsichord & string quartet 2005 Concerto
Tableaux 1, for chamber ensemble 1991 Chamber Music
String Quartet No. 1 Chamber Music
Ensemblence, for flute, clarinet, piano, percussion, violin, viola, cello & tape 1982 Chamber Music
Trio for clarinet, violin & piano 1996 Chamber Music
Sing Song, Merry Diggle: A Playground Cantata 1995 Choral
Estrella, The Assasination of Augusto C├ęsar Sandino, for soloists, chorus & ensemble 1988 Choral
Songs of Bidpai, for voice & ensemble 2002 Vocal Music
Emily Dickinson Songs, for voice & piano Vocal Music
Duo for piano, 4-hands Keyboard
Refrain, for percussion ensemble 2000 Chamber Music
Fanfare for M.I.T., for brass choir Band Music
Sonatina for oboe 1986 Chamber Music
String Quartet No. 2 1989 Chamber Music
The Jaguar and the Moon, for voice and guitar 1992 Vocal Music
Pantomime: Lyric Scenes (7), for oboe quartet 2007 Chamber Music
Duo, for flute & percussion 1979 Chamber Music
Promenade, for ensemble 2006 Chamber Music
Wind quintet 1983 Chamber Music
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