Dinos Constantinides: Solo Piano Works
Format: COMPACT DISC
Long based in the United States, Greek composer Dinos Constantinides has written a large volume of works for a wide variety of ensembles and solo instruments. His piano works are wonderful, probing works that are immediately accessible. The music of Greek born composer Dinos Constantinides (Boyd Professor of Composition) has been performed throughout the world. He is the recipient of many grants, commissions and awards, including first prizes in the 1981 Brooklyn College International Chamber Competition, the 1985 First Midwest Chamber Opera Conference, and the 1997 Delius composition Contest Grand Prize. He also received the 1985 American New Music consortium Distinguished Service Award, the 1989 Glen Award of l’Ensemble of New York, several Meet the Composer grants and numerous ASCAP Standard Awards. In 1994 he was honored with a Distinguished Teacher White House commission on Presidential Scholars.