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Lee Hyla

Lee Hyla
Born: Jan 1, 1952 in Niagara Falls, NY
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Died: Jun 6, 2014 in Chicago, IL
Genre: Classical
Biography: Venerated modern composer and pianist Lee Hyla was the focus of many awards, grants, and commissions for several decades. Hyla was born in Niagara Falls, New York and raised in Greencastle, Indiana. He left Indiana for New York to study composition at SUNY Stony Brook with David Lewin, and then went ...Read full biography
Riff And Transfiguration
Released: 1999
Label: TZADIK
Critics' Rating:
Riff & Transfiguration presents four pieces of truly excellent modern classical music of the strong, dramatic vein. The earliest of Hyla's compositions on this release is "Amnesia Variance," from 1989. ...Read full review
Lee Hyla: In Double Light
Released: 1994
Label: Avant
Critics' Rating:
Lee Hyla's In Double Light is collection of chamber works that are

unified by their attention to melody and counterpoint. With the exception of

Mythic Birds Of Saugerties, a jumpy solo bass clarinet

...Read full review
More Lee Hyla albums: Main Albums (6)
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