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 was recently seen in a reading at the 2014 New York Musical Theatre Festival.

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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