Music Alumnus Has Composition Featured on Album

Posted on 10/13/2019 10:55:30 PM

Derek Cooper, a 2009 Department of Music alumnus (BFA, composition), will have a composition featured on an upcoming album by pianist Jenny Lin. 

Derek CooperOn Friday, October 25, 2019, Sono Luminus releases The Etudes Project, Volume One: ICEBERG, an album of 20 concert etudes—including ten new works by the member composers of ICEBERG New Music—performed by the celebrated pianist Jenny Lin. Cooper is a member of ICEBERG New Music, a collective of 10 NYC-based composers. 

On the same day as the album release, the complete score of the new works from The Etudes Project, Volume One: ICEBERG will be published by NewMusicShelf, and Lin will perform a concert of all 10 new works, as well as selected other works from the album, at the National Opera Center in New York City.