Discipline: Music Composition

Richard Danielpour

Discipline: Music Composition
Region: New York
MacDowell fellowships: 1982, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001-2002, 2002-2003, 2003, 2015, 2017

Richard Danielpour is currently at work on two projects: a ballet score for the Nashville Ballet and a cycle of songs for mezzo-soprano and string orchestra for Sasha Cooke, in collaboration with the writer Erica Jong.

Studios

Delta Omicron

Richard Danielpour worked in the Delta Omicron studio.

Delta Omicron Studio was funded by members of the musical fraternity in 1927. The building design is somewhat medieval in character, with an unusual cedar shingle pattern, a steeply pitched slate roof, intersecting gables, and small windows. After a 2016 deep-energy renovation, Delta Omicron is now the most energy efficient studio on the property. To enhance an…

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