David Ludwig, Composer
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David Ludwig's music has been performed internationally by leading musicians in some of the world's most prestigious locations.  His music has been called “entrancing,” and that it “promises to speak for the sorrows of this generation,” ( Philadelphia Inquirer ).  It has further gained recognition for its “expressive directness” ( The New York Times ) and has been noted for “a yearning, poetic quality” ( Baltimore Sun ).  The New Yorker magazine calls him a “musical up-and-comer.”  He has h...
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Ludwig: Chamber Symphony no 1 "The Book of Hours"
Composer: David Ludwig
Conductor: Jaime Laredo
Recording Date: Sat 30 Jan 2010
I - Matins & Lauds: “...and for everything which is natural which is infinite which is yes” (4:21)
II - Prime: “I live my life in growing rings...” (2:02)
III - Terce: “If my memories were sand with every wave they'd start anew” (4:14)
IV - Sext: “The winds have died, but flowers go on falling...” (2:24)
V - None: “What today descends wearily down, will lift itself tomorrow born anew.” (2:53)
VI, VII - Vespers: “And the light shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehended it not.”; Compline: “...ufros aleinu sukat sh’lomecha...” (7:28)
Ludwig: Concerto for Violin and Cello N/A
Composer: David Ludwig
Conductor: Sarah Hicks
Recording Date: Sun 25 Jan 2009
I: Con Moto (10:52) N/A
Interlude: Calypso's Dance (1:45) N/A
II: Adagio (8:01) N/A
Interlude: Iseult's Alba (2:40) N/A
III: Con Moto (6:06) N/A
Ludwig: Fanfare for Sam
Composer: David Ludwig
Conductor: Vinay Parameswaran
Recording Date: Sun 23 Oct 2011
Fanfare for Sam (5:39) N/A
Ludwig: Concerto for Violin and Orchestra N/A
Composer: David Ludwig
Conductor: Jaime Laredo
Recording Date: Sat 19 Mar 2016
Dances (8:08) N/A
Ceremony (9:20) N/A
The Festival (4:16) N/A
Ludwig: Haiku Catharsis N/A
Night (2:06) N/A
Covered with Flowers (1:55) N/A
Late Cicadas (1:54) N/A
Temple Bell (3:04) N/A
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Check out the latest, free online course from the Curtis Institute of Music! The World of the String Quartet is now available on demand on Coursera...
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Q&A with David Ludwig about the World Premier of "Swan Song" at Carnegie Hall on November 14
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On Monday evening in the Kimmel Center’s Perelman Theater the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society presented yet another concert success. The interna...
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I've been introduced to so many works unfamiliar to me this year that I was happy to see that one of the three, "Jephte", to be performed by Choral...
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Philmore Ensemble Unites for HER: The Philadelphia Connection  are two concerts featuring music by composers with a Philly connection, such as Davi...
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