Karl Hinze is a composer of theatre and concert music in NYC.

Karl works as a composer, music director, educator, and web/graphic designer. He holds a Masters from Stony Brook University headshot9-14-2014and is currently pursuing his PhD in Music Composition there. He also teaches music technology and composition at Adelphi University.

His full-length musical 210 Amlent Avenue with playwright Becky Goldberg is an Official Selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival’s 2015 Next Link Project and will receive its first full production in NYC this July. Click here for more details.

He is currently a 2nd-year member of the BMI Lehman-Engel Musical Theatre Writing Workshop, writing a new modern-day adaptation of Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea in collaboration with lyricist Patrick Spencer and librettist Susan Murray.

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Live Performance Videos

Selected Songs

“A Kiss” (2013) for soprano, flute, cello, and piano
“Home Again” (2012) for male voice and electronics, from Shackled Spirits

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