Professor Emeritus of Composition
Composition. Performance and analysis.
Professor Wyner s main objective is simple: to write the best, the most personal, and the most communicative music I can and to play the music of others with clarity and eloquence.
Yale University, M.Mus
Harvard University, M.A.
Yale University, B.Mus.
Yale University, B.A.
Juilliard School, Diploma
Awards and Honors
Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences (2008)
Pulitzer Prize in Music for "Piano Concerto: 'Chiavi in Mano'" (2006)
Member, American Academy of Arts and Letters (2001 - 2002)
Elise Stoeger Prize, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center "for contributions to chamber music" (1997 - 1998)
Finalist, Pulitzer Prize in Music (1997 - 1998)
Naumburg Chair in Composition (1991)
Guggenheim Fellowship (1976 - 1977)
National Endowment for the Arts grant (1976)
Brandeis University Creative Arts Award (1963)
Institute of Arts and Letters grant (1961)
Guggenheim Fellowship (1960)
A.E. Hertz Fellowship (1953)
Rome Prize Fellowship (1953 - 1956)