"Truly pathbreaking...greatly satisfying." - All Music
Thomas Flippin is a champion of new-music and equality in classical music. In 2018, his guitar ensemble, Duo Noire, released their internationally-acclaimed album, Night Triptych, featuring "truly pathbreaking" and "greatly satisfying" premiere recordings of works by diverse women composers they commissioned in 2015.
Flippin is also a frequent collaborator with Porgy and Bess national tour star Alicia Hall Moran, MacArthur Fellow Jason Moran, and the tour de force American Repertory Theater production The Black Clown. He is a graduate of the Yale School of Music and is an experienced mountaineer.