Gary Schocker Flautist

Gary Schocker (born October 18, 1959) is a flutist, composer, and pianist who has performed with the New York Philharmonic, the Philadelphia Orchestra, the New Jersey Symphony, the Dallas Symphony, the West German Sinfonia, and I Solisti Italiani among others. He won the Young Concert Artists International Auditions in 1985. Mr. Schocker has composed sonatas for piano, oboe, bassoon, clarinet, horn, and two pianos, as well as works for flute, many songs, theatrical works, and children's musicals and lives in New York. James Galway premiered Mr. Schocker’s three-movement concerto Green Places at Ireland’s Adair Festival and has also performed this work with the New Jersey Symphony. His musical entitled Far From The Madding Crowd, written with Barbara Campbell, received its world premiere in New Zealand in the Fall of 2000. He is the most-published living composer of flute music with over 150 works in print. Mr. Schocker's music is primarily published by the Theodore Presser Company. He lives in New York City and Easton, Pennsylvania.

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Date of birth
October 18th, 1959


1. Juilliard School Colleges/University

The Juilliard School /ˌdʒuːliˈɑrd/ located in the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City, United States, is a performing arts conservatory which was established during 1905. It is identified informally as simply "Juilliard," and currently trains about 800 undergraduate and graduate students in dance, drama, and music.

Type Music school
60 Lincoln Center Plaza, 10023 - New York City, New York
2012. 507
2010. 662
2009. 634
2012. 345
2010. 333
Acceptance rate
2013. 6.7 %
2012. 7.3 %
2010. 6.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 36.7 K $
2010. 32.2 K $
Official web page
Wikipedia article

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