Composer Spotlights


EtM Composer Spotlight Series: Robert Vuichard

David Johnston

2013-14 EtM Composer-in-Residence Robert Vuichard talks with EtM’s Hillary Jackson.  Interviews with all of the 2013-14 resident composers will be posted on this blog in…

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2012 Composer Spotlight: Elizabeth Lim

David Johnston

  Having graduated from college just four years ago, Elizabeth Lim has already garnered an impressive lineup of awards and honors. She was named Emerging Composer-in-Residence…

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2012 Composer Spotlight: Jeff Myers

David Johnston

    Jeff Myers’ violin and piano work The Angry Birds of Kauai was written during his recent tenure as a visiting composition professor at…

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2012 Composer Spotlight: Theo Metz

David Johnston

  An Alabama native, Theo Metz has toured the globe as a percussionist and composer. Gifted with a huge artistic range, Theo thrives on collaboration…

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2012 Composer Spotlight: Gabrielle Herbst

David Johnston

    Gabrielle Herbst creates beautifully crafted, large-scale works, often drawing upon contemporary culture, the environment, and the musical masters of old. A gorgeous singer, Gabrielle incorporates voice and other…

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2012 Composer Spotlight: Jeff Fairbanks

David Johnston

  Jeff Fairbanks’ latest album Mulberry Street, featuring his 17-piece jazz ensemble Project Hansori, is an amazing amalgam of jazz, big band, Chinese and Korean…

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2012 Composer Spotlight: Molly Herron

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    Molly Herron draws inspiration from a wide range of subject matter.  Her most recent commission involves collaborating with researchers at Mount Sinai Hospital,…

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2012 Composer Spotlight: Guy Barash

David Johnston

    Today’s spotlight features Guy Barash. A recent transplant from Israel, the multi-talented composer, sound artist, performer, arranger and curator represents the best in…

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2012 Composer Spotlight: Patrick Grant

David Johnston

  We’re thrilled to introduce our fantastic lineup of 2012-13 Composers-in-Residence. And as a foretaste of our upcoming composer interviews this fall, we will be…

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“Musical Infusion” with Judith Sainte Croix

David Johnston

  We love to keep up with our previous composers-in-residence. Today we spotlight 2010 composer-in-residence Judith Sainte Croix and her upcoming “Musical Infusion” family workshop…

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