Loretta Jankowski

Biography

Loretta Jankowski (b. 1950)  A native of New Jersey, Dr. Jankowski studied composition and theory in the prepatory division of the Juilliard School of Music in the early 1960's. She hold a Masters of Music in Composition from the University of Michigan and a Ph.D. in Composition with minors in Theory and Music History from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York. Her extensive degree studies were supplemented by work at Dartington, England with Harrison Birtwistle and Morton Feldman, and three months in Cracow, Poland with Marek Stachowski.

Dr. Jankowski has taught on the faculties of Northern Illinois University/Dekalb, California State University/Long Beach, Ball State University/Muncie, Indiana, and East Carolina University/Greenville, North Carolina. From 1981-1983, she was Adjunct Professor of Composition at Kean College, resuming that post in 1986. In August, 1987, she was Composer-in-Residence at Bennington College/Vermont.

ACE Publications

26 title(s)
Composer Title SCORING/INSTRUMENTATION Year
Loretta Jankowski Chaconne -
piano with choice of the following: fl, ob, B-flat cl, sop sax, ten sax
Loretta Jankowski Gallic Overture 2ob 2hn perc(1) hp, strings
Chamber Orchestra
Loretta Jankowski Psalms 13 + 113 (Orchestration version) Soprano and Orchestra
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Loretta Jankowski Alleluia Fanfare with Variations Organ
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Loretta Jankowski Toccatella B-flat trumpet and piano
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Loretta Jankowski Etude #1 piano
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Loretta Jankowski Jericho small orchestra
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Loretta Jankowski Psalms 13 + 113 (voice and piano version) high voice and piano
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Loretta Jankowski PHOENIX -
high voice, piano
Loretta Jankowski Rubies of Memories piano 4 hands
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Loretta Jankowski Concerto for Oboe, Clarinet + String Orchestra -
Oboe, Clarinet, String Orchestra
Loretta Jankowski Contrasts B-flat Clarinet, Violin, Piano
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Loretta Jankowski Song on the End of the World Soprano, Violin, Cello, Piano
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Loretta Jankowski Chaconne for Piano and Orchestra 2 fl doubling picc, 2 ob, 2 bsn, 2 hn, 2 tpt in C, perc, piano, strings
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Loretta Jankowski Jerusalem (Orchestred Version) Bass Voice Solo. Large SATB Chorus, 2 antiphonal basses, orchestra
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Loretta Jankowski Images 1 piano
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Loretta Jankowski Jerusalem (Chamber Music Version) Bass voice solo, SATB Chorus, percussion
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Loretta Jankowski Four Haiku Tpt, Perc(2)
trumpet, marimba, Large Tam Tam, H+L Maracas, Sleigh Bells
Loretta Jankowski Homage to Chopin piano
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Loretta Jankowski Naughty Boy - Continuo Music Press Soprano, Clarinet, and Piano
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Loretta Jankowski Inside The Cage, Empty Air 30 womens voices, guitar, 3 soprano recorders, 2 alto recorders, 2 tenor recorders, bass recorder, percussion, harpsichord
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Loretta Jankowski Todesband Wind Ensemble
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Loretta Jankowski Sonata for B-flat Trumpet and Piano B-flat Trumpet and Piano
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Loretta Jankowski CLAIRE'S THEME piano solo
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