Theodore W. Ripper (1925–2009) — Fanfares and Hymn (1994) for organ
Theodore W. Ripper (1925–2009) was educated at Carnegie Mellon University (BFA and MFA). He held teaching positions at Carnegie Mellon, University of South Dakota, and Millikin University. Ripper also served churches as music director in Illinois, Florida, California, and New Mexico. As a composer, he published a number of works for organ and choir.