Thomas Flippin

Guitarist & Composer

Selected Performance Archive:


1/29/15 Group Faculty Concert 
Diller Quaile School of Music, 7:30pm

November 2014:
11/12/14 National Urban League Gala
w/ Alicia Hall Moran, Soprano.
New York City 

October 2014:
10/28/14 Private Performance
Diller Quaile School of Music Board Meeting
New York City 

September 2014
New Composition finished: Beyond Ferguson
Based on a melody from Michael Brown's rap music.
With a reading of W.E.B. Du Bois. 

Works by Flippin, Casseus, Brouwer, and Mompou.
Available on iTunesCD Baby, and Amazon.


10/20/12 Flippin premieres part of his new guitar duet, 
Ten Kingdoms, on the writings of Bartolome de las Casas. 
w/ guitarist Madeleine Davidson and friends.
Brooklyn Conservatory of Music. 4:30pm 

8/1/12 Flippin is interviewed by Julia Crowe
in Japan's "Gendai Guitar" Magazine. 

7/16/12 Flippin is featured musician w/ 
non-traditional ensemble and shruti box.
"Not So Churchy" church service. Brooklyn 6:30-8:30. 

6/1/12 Flippin is interviewed by Julia Crowe
in the June 2012 issue of Classical Guitar Magazine. 
www.thomasflippin.com/6-12LFNY.pdf

5/10/12 The Motown Project
 

1/24/12
The stereophonic muse in six centuries"
Works by Raymond J. Lustig, et al
Thomas Flippin, Rupert Boyd (guitars)
The Gershwin Hotel
7 East 27th Street

12/22/11- Recording Session
Duo Noire makes premiere recording of
Composer Raymond Lustig's Figments
New York, NY

11/22- Flippin w/ Alicia Hall Moran's Motown Project
The Highline Ballroom, NYC 8pm. 
Alicia Hall Moran (soprano), Jason Moran piano,
Adan Vasquez (harp), Kaoru Watanabe (taiko + fue), 
Tarus Mateen (bass), & Steven Herring (Baritone).



11/2-11/6- Duo Noire Artist Residency
St. Louis Guitar Society
Duo Noire gives 9 outreach concerts, 
a recital at the Shoenberg Theater 
in the Missouri Botanical Gardens,
and a masterclass at Saint Francis Xavier College Church.

10/9-Composer's Voice Concert 2X
Guitarist Kenji Haba performs works by Flippin and others
Jan Hus Church, 351 East 74th Street, NYC 1:00pm.

7/27/11- Music for Pairs
World Premiere of Ray Lustig's new "Figments" and more.
Featuring Thomas Flippin, Rupert Boyd (guitars), 
and Flutronix (flutes).
The Gerswhin Hotel, NYC 8pm. 
Tix: $10 at the door. 
http://www.gershwinhotel.com/

6/26/11- 
Guitarist Kenji Haba premieres new works by Flippin et al
Vox Novus 3rd Annual Special Guitar Concert
Jan Hus Church, 351 East 74th Street NYC 1pm

6/15/11- The Church of the Holy Trinity, Rittenhouse Sq.
Brown Bag Series Recital, 12:30pm.
Philadelphia, PA

6/11/11- Alicia Hall Moran's The Motown Project
West Chester University Poetry Conference, PA @ 8pm
Alicia Hall Moran (soprano), Adan Vasquez (harp),
Kaoru Watanabe (taiko + fue) & 
Phillip Boykin (Baritone).

Tix: 610-436-2266 or at the door. 
http://www.philly.com/ 

5/01/11- Flippin's work w/ Alicia Hall Moran's 
Motown Project is reviewed in 
ArtForum International Magazine.

3/18/11- Harlem in the Himalayas Series
Alicia Hall Moran (soprano), Jason Moran (piano),
Kaoru Watanabe (taiko + fue)
Rubin Museum of Art, NYC @ 7PM. 
150 W. 17 St., NYC 10011 · 212.620.5000
TIX: https://www.ovationtix.com/trs/pe/8586715


2/15/11- Alicia Hall Moran's Motown Project
w/ Jason Moran (piano), Tarus Mateen (bass), 
Kaoru Watanabe (taiko), Steven Herring (baritone)
Regattabar at the Charles Hotel 
One Bennett Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 
http://www.getshowtix.com/regattabar/moreinfo.cgi?id=2256 

1/26/11- Flippin fuses Indian and Western Music.
Rachel Golub (Sitar) & Dave Sharma (tabla)
Downtown at Grace Church Series
33 Church St, White Plains, NY. 12:00pm 
http://www.dtmusic.org/programs_noonday.htm 

11/16/10- Alicia Hall Moran w/ the Motown Project
Le Poisson Rouge @ 10pm
158 Bleecker Street
New York, NY 10012
Tarus Mateen (bass), Adán Vásquez (harp), 
Kaoru Watanabe (taiko), Steven Herring (baritone)
& WNYC's Terrance McKnight (DJ).
http://lepoissonrouge.com/events/view/1610 

11/14/10-Flippin w/ flutist Stefani Starin 
& harpsichordist Dr. Jean Newton 
Music Conservatory of Westchester Benefit Concert
Armonk, NY 

10/24/10 Flippin performs a benefit concert for
the K.E.Y.S outreach program w/ guitarist Michael McCallie.
Wilton, CT 

7/14/10- Thomas is featured in a 
University of Chicago Magazine article.

3/20/10- Duo Noire Guest Recital @ Oberlin University
Kulas Recital Hall, 8:00 pm. 

2/27/10- Music for Dance, Music for Pairs 
Juilliard composer showcase.
The Gershwin Hotel @ 8pm.

1/28/10- Concert with Alicia Hall Moran and Jason Moran
Duke University's Nelson Music Room @ 8pm.

12/4 & 12/5/09- Alicia Hall Moran w/ The Motown Project 
The Kitchen @ 8pm, NYC.
Tarus Mateen (bass), Kaoru Watanabe (taiko),
Clare Williams (vocals)

12/7/09- Duo Noire performs for the MacDowell Colony
The Times Center, NYC.

7/20/09- Clear Note Publications has released Flippin's Neverland score.

5/3/09- Duo Noire plays at the 92 Street Y Guitar Day @ 5pm.

4/1/09- Julie Goldberg performs Flippin's Neverland and Soldier's Sonata at Northern Illinois University.8pm

2/26/09- Duo Noire performs Figments for the Blind Ear Music premiere.
The Gershwin Hotel, NYC @ 8pm.

2/15/09>-Julie Goldberg performs Flippin's Neverland and A Soldier's Sonata at Bradley University. 3pm. 

12/14/08- Flippin is soloist with chamber orchestra in a Christmas Cantata by Robert Bennett. 1st UMC Stamford @ 10:30am

12/2/08- Duo Noire wins a generous and highly competitive grant from the Yale School of Music's 
Alumni Ventures Grant program 

10/30/08- Duo Noire was featured in the Greenwich Times.
Click here to see the article.

10/5- 10/26/08- Flippin hosts and performs in the Yale Classical Guitarists Series, Greenwich CT 5:00pm 

10/18/08- WGCH Fox Radio Interview, Greenwich CT 5:00pm 

7/30/08
Julie Goldberg performs Flippin's A Soldier's Sonata
The University of Cincinnati Guitar Festival
Werner Hall @ 8:00pm.

5/25/08
Flippin performs at prestigious Yale School of Music Commencement Concert at the Dean's request.
New Haven CT 4:00pm

4/28/08
28- Duo Noire gives World Premire of Raymond J. Lustig's Figments Suite
Sprague Hall Guitar Chamber Concert
New Haven CT 8:00pm.

4/10/08
Artist Diploma recital in Sprague Hall
New Haven CT 8:00pm.

12/12/07
Flippin plays Vivaldi Lute Concerto at the Yale Guitar Chamber Concert
Yale University, New Haven CT 8:00pm

6/16/07-6/24/07
Norfolk Music Festival Fellowship

5/3/07
Flippin gives World Premiere of his composition A Soldier's Sonata
Masters Recital, Sudler Hall, 8:00pm

2/16/07
World Premiere of Flippin's Adrift: Streams of Thought 
Julie Goldberg (guitar) and Annie Picard (soprano)
North Park University, Anderson Chapel. Chicago @ 7:30pm. 

1/26/07
Julie Goldberg gives the World Premiere of Thomas Flippin'sNeverland.
Wheeler Hall @ University of Evansville. 8:00pm 

12/11/06
American Premiere of Shingo Fuji's Concierto De Los Angeles
Guitar Chamber Concert 
Sprague Hall, New Haven CT @ 8:00pm