Boren, MurrayAlternative names
Murray Boren (born 1950) is an LDS composer and Brigham Young University School of Music faculty member.
Murray Boren earned his B.M. and M.A. in Composition from Brigham Young University in 1975 and 1977, respectively, followed by a D.M.A. in Composition from The City University of New York in 2002. From 1970 to 1980, he took the position of acting department head and Lecturer in Music at University of Nsukka College of Education in Nigeria, then returned to Utah to become professor of composition and theory at BYU from 1980 to 1984. From 1984 to 1994, he became administrator at The City University of New York and New York University before returning to teaching composition and theory at Brigham Young University once again until 2007. Boren then retired from teaching to become House Composer for Lyon & Healy West.
From the guide to the Murray Boren scores, approximately 1976-2004, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)
Glen Almon Nelson (b. 1961) is a poet and librettist in Utah.
Glen Almon Nelson has written three operas, two cantatas, and five sets of art songs with Murray Boren. His poetry and essays have been published in Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought and in Silent Notes Taken. As director of Mormon Artists Group, he has published twelve projects with nearly seventy-five Mormon artists which have been acquired by private collectors and public institutions worldwide.
Murray Boren (b. 1950) is a composer and educator in Utah.
Murray Boren received his B.M. and M.M. from Brigham Young University and his D.M.A. at City University of New York. He served as acting department head and Lecturer in Music at the University of Nsukka College of Education in Uyo, Nigeria from 1979-1980, before returning to teach composition and theory at Brigham Young University (BYU) from 1980-1984. He spent the next decade in administrative duties at City University of New York and then New York University. Boren returned to BYU in 1994 where he is an instructor of composition and theory, and since 1999, was Composer in Residence.
From the guide to the The book of gold, 2005, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)
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|Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)|
|Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences|
|Sacred songs (Medium voice) with piano|
|Woodwind quartets (Saxophones (4))--Scores|
|Wind quintets (Bassoon, clarinet, flute, horn, oboe)--Scores|
|Songs (High voice) with piano|
|Music 20th century Scores|
|Sonatas (Flute and harp)--Scores|