Share This Profile
Share this profile on Facebook.
Link to this profile on LinkedIn.
Tweet this profile on Twitter.
Email a link to this profile.
See other services through which you can share this profile.
This profile was last updated on 5/21/14  and contains information from public web pages.

Mr. Daniel Paget

Wrong Daniel Paget?

Professor Emeritus

Phone: (212) ***-****  HQ Phone
Email: d***@***.edu
City University of New York
535 East 80Th Street 3Rd Floor
New York , New York 10075
United States

Company Description: The City University of New York is the nation's largest urban public university with 23 institutions: eleven senior colleges, six community colleges, the William E....   more

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

56 Total References
Web References
Daniel ..., 21 May 2014 [cached]
Daniel Paget,Co-Founder
Conductor and composer-arranger, Daniel Paget, is a professor emeritus of the City University of New York. He led the Westchester Chorale for twenty five years and conducted the Paget Chorale at Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center. Mr. Paget also served as choral director at Manhattan School of Music and founded Columbia University's Barnard-Columbia Chorus. His performances of the BrittenWar Requiem, Bach's Mass in B minor and the Mozart, Brahms and Verdi Requiems have been highly praised.
Yonkers Tribune - Westchester Chorale Presents Handel's Messiah [cached]
All choral singers are invited to join the Westchester Chorale for a reading of this great choral work, led by Daniel Paget, the Chorale's Music Director, and accompanied by pianist Theora Cultice.
In addition to its annual sing of Handel's "Messiah," the Westchester Chorale hosts four summer sings on Tuesday evenings every summer, each directed by a guest conductor or by Music Director Daniel Paget.
Conductor Daniel Paget, now in his 20th season as Music Director of the Westchester Chorale, is a professor of music at the City University of New York as well as a noted conductor and a published and recorded composer, arranger, writer and lecturer., 18 June 2009 [cached]
Daniel Paget DANIEL PAGET, Music Director of the Westchester Chorale since 1984, has led highly-praised performances of works ranging from the a cappella repertoire of the Renaissance to the War Requiem of Benjamin Britten.
Mr. Paget has recorded new choral works for Atlantic Records, CRI and others. He has been described by The New York Times as "a stimulating interpreter whose energy and enthusiasm are thoroughly infectious."
Under his leadership, the Westchester Chorale has presented traditional repertory in the light of new perspectives incorporating modern scholarship, while also introducing overlooked gems. Recent concerts include A Clash of Titans, exploring Handel's early experience in Italy and his relations there with Vivaldi and D. Scarlatti; Glorious Chorus and Brass, which introduced Mr. Paget's new arrangement for chorus and brass ensemble of Charles Ives' General William Booth Enters into Heaven; and, in collaboration with the Westchester Chamber Orchestra, a concert-with-commentary entitled The Mozart Requiem: the Evolution of a Masterwork, illuminating Mozart's use of Handel and Bach as musical sources for the Requiem.
A composer and arranger, Mr. Paget's works have been performed around the country and abroad.
A review in Fanfare (July-August 2006) described Mr. Paget's work as "brilliant" and "expert," and "strongly recommended" the recording. Flutist Carol Wincenc commissioned his Romania!, a work based on Romanian folk music, for her Lincoln Center debut, which she gave as winner of the prestigious Naumburg Award; the concert concluded with the work, which, according to the New York Times, "raised the audience to heaven. Chamber music concerts at festivals in Fredericksburg, Seattle and Pennsylvania have been devoted entirely to his work. His arrangements of songs by Alec Wilder, and his own composition The Mulligan Gambol appear on the CD Dreamscape (Koch International), featuring Metropolitan Opera soprano Heidi Grant Murphy and the Aureole ensemble. Mr. Paget's work was warmly reviewed by Opera News. Recent performances of his music in Westchester include his setting of e.e. cummings' poem anyone lived in a pretty how town at a fund-raising concert in support of research into Parkinson's disease.
Mr. Paget has long specialized in music of the ragtime era, which he has performed around the country and abroad, in venues ranging from New York's Museum of Modern Art to television studios in Singapore, Sumatra and Java.
Daniel Paget is a senior professor of music at the City University of New York's John Jay College of Criminal Justice, and has served there as chair of the Department of Art, Music and Philosophy. He has written feature articles for the Sunday edition of The New York Times and the former High Fidelity magazine, as well as extensive notes for recordings of complete sets of the Chopin Nocturnes and Mazurkas, issued by Concord., and he has been host and pre-concert lecturer for the Little Orchestra Society's Sunset Serenatas at Lincoln Center, part of the Society's Vivaldi's Venice series., 9 May 2009 [cached]
Daniel Paget, Conductor
Plan now to be among the lucky ones in the audience on May 4th, when Music Director Daniel Paget, the Chorale, and a first-rate Baroque orchestra offer this very rare chance to experience Israel in Egypt in concert as a three-part work, just as the composer intended.
Daniel Paget, Conductor
The program, described by Music Director Daniel Paget:
Daniel Paget, Conductor
Daniel Paget, Music Director and Conductor
Daniel Paget, conductor
classical composers (N-Q) CDs, mp3s, 9 May 2006 [cached]
Daniel Paget's (b.1943) theatre scores include music for mime director Moni Yakim's New York Pantomime Theatre, presented on national tour; music for Lewis Gardner's Soup for One; scores for the APA-Phoenix and other companies; and two full-length musical scores that were produced at Columbia University.
Paget has also composed chamber, electronic, vocal, television, and film scores. As a pianist he toured the Far East under State Department auspices, playing ragtime. Paget is Choral Director at the Manhattan School of Music and John Jay College (CUNY) in New York City. Wisteria: A Rag(flute and piano). Audio sample mp3 from Leonarda CD #LE333.
Other People with the name "Paget":
Other ZoomInfo Searches
Accelerate your business with the industry's most comprehensive profiles on business people and companies.
Find business contacts by city, industry and title. Our B2B directory has just-verified and in-depth profiles, plus the market's top tools for searching, targeting and tracking.
Atlanta | Boston | Chicago | Houston | Los Angeles | New York
Browse ZoomInfo's business people directory. Our professional profiles include verified contact information, biography, work history, affiliations and more.
Browse ZoomInfo's company directory. Our company profiles include corporate background information, detailed descriptions, and links to comprehensive employee profiles with verified contact information.