Richard Derby



Articles by Richard Derby

                           Derby, Richard. 1981. “Carter’s ‘Duo for Violin and Piano’.”                                                       Perspectives of New Music Vol. 20, No. 1-2 (1981/82), pp. 149-168.​​

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                               Derby, Richard. 2016. “Elliott Carter’s Visit to the University of                                               California Santa Barbara, April 16, 1976.” Elliott Carter Studies Online                                 Vol. 1

​​Derby:  Carter's "Duo for Violin and Piano"​​
Derby:  Carter's Visit to UCSB
Published compositions

                        To Everything There Is a Season (SATB a cappella). 1971. Lawson-Gould Music Publishers 51574.
                           Currently owned by Warner/Chappell Music.

                        Adoramus Te and Resurrexi  (SATB a cappella). 1974. Lawson-Gould Music Publishers 51739.
                           Currently owned by Warner/Chappell Music.

Compact disk

                     Composer Portrait Series: R​ichard Derby. Southwest Chamber Music. 2000.                           Cambria Master Recordings CD 8805

                        Quintet for Flute, Piano and Strings
                        Duo for Horn and Piano
                        Soliloquy (solo horn)




​​Derby: Composer Portrait Series
recording on iTunes
​​Derby: Composer Portrait Series recording on Amazon
​​Composer Portrait Series recordings
at Southwest Chamber Music
Concert review

                        Los Angeles Times "A Satisfying Balance of Darkness and Light." November 15, 2004.  Review of                                Derby's "Memorial" (for the victims of 9/11) for solo double bass, written for Southwest Chamber                            Music and premiered by Tom Peters.

                                 Derby "Memorial" - review in Los Angeles Times

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