Lawrence Irving Wilde

musician and educator

Lawrence Irving Wilde (born Yuri Boguinia, April 5, 1991), is a composer. He studied music at the Juilliard School and Princeton University. He has worked with ensembles such as the Kronos  Quartet,[1] Eighth Blackbird, JACK Quartet, ÆON Music Ensemble,  Sō Percussion, Tesla Quartet, Aspen Music Festival Orchestra, Moscow String Quartet, Ensemble Mise-En, Juilliard Orchestra and others. In 2013 Wilde became "one of the youngest composers ever commissioned by Kronos".[2]

Lawrence Irving Wilde
BornYuri Boguinia (1991-04-05) 5 April 1991 (age 29)
Stavropol, Stavropol Krai, Russia
OriginBoulder, Colorado US
Genres
  • Classical
Occupation(s)
  • Composer
  • Educator
Instruments
  • Violin
  • Vocals
  • Keyboards
Labels
  • SoundInk
Associated acts
  • The House of Faces
  • ÆON Music Ensemble
Websitewww.lawrencewilde.com
The Juilliard School

EducationEdit

Wilde completed his undergraduate studies at the Juilliard School where he worked with Samuel Adler and Christopher Rouse. Wilde went on to do a PhD at Princeton University where he worked with Steven Mackey, Dmitri Tymoczko and Dan Trueman. In 2015 Wilde was named a Bang on a Can Summer Festival Fellow and worked with composers David Lang, Julia Wolfe and Michael Gordon at MASS MOCA.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Kronos Quartet to commemorate World War I in music and film Oct. 8 at CU-Boulder". CU Presents. 2014-08-11. Retrieved 2018-07-04.
  2. "Kronos Quartet". kronosquartet.org. Retrieved 2018-07-06.