Paul Moravec

"As a composer, I try always to make beautiful things..."

- Paul Moravec

Paul Moravec, winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize in Music, has composed over two hundred orchestral, chamber, choral, and vocal compositions. He has been described in Opera News as “a masterful musical dramatist,” and his music has been hailed as “tuneful, ebullient and wonderfully energetic” (SF Chronicle), “riveting and fascinating” (NPR), and “assured, virtuosic” (WSJ).

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March 5, 2022

SANCTUARY ROAD (the Opera) premieres at North Carolina Opera March 4,5, & 6, 2022

SANCTUARY ROAD — which began its life as an oratorio in 2018 — is now an opera brilliantly re-imagined for the stage by Dennis Whitehead Darling and North Carolina Opera.
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Harvard Magazine
June 16, 2020

The Power of Unreason - Paul Moravec's soulful music