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September 10, 2022

Kei Slaughter, 2013 MFA in Music Composition

“Art is change. Art is a catalyst for organizing and moving people to action. Art has the power to reflect / reimagine / articulate ...
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August 2, 2022

Kamilla Arku

Award-winning Liberian-Norwegian pianist Kamilla Arku draws on her diverse background as inspiration for her work as a performer and educator.
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August 1, 2022

Hub New Music

Called “contemporary chamber trailblazers” by the Boston Globe, Hub New Music is a “nimble quartet of winds and strings” (NPR) forging new...
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August 1, 2022

Thalea String Quartet

The Thalea String Quartet brings their signature vibrancy and emotional commitment to dynamic performances that reflect the past, present, and future of the string quartet...
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August 1, 2022

Anna’s Ghost

Equally at home performing new contemporary and experimental works, playing to picture, improvising on jazz pieces, backing songwriters, and more, Anna’s Ghost plays and performs...
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July 12, 2022

Frank J. Oteri

Frank J. Oteri is a composer and music journalist based in New York City whose syncretic compositional style, which combines emotional directness with an obsession...
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July 12, 2022

Trudy Chan

Pianist, musicologist, and music industry professional Trudy Chan, since moving to New York City from Hong Kong in 2002, has enjoyed a busy career as...
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News April 14, 2022

Morín & Holland Receive 2022 Guggenheims

Fellowship grant funds from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation will support the two VCFA faculty members' creative work and scholarship.
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News April 14, 2022
February 24, 2022

Margie Halloran

Marjorie Halloran, originally from the San Francisco Bay area, is a synesthetic composer, songwriter, and performer. Her choral music blends together smooth and memorable melodic...
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February 4, 2022

Lainie Fefferman

Exploring the personal and the idiosyncratic aspects of music-making, Brooklyn composer Lainie Fefferman’s most recent commissions have been from ETHEL, Kathleen Supov, TILT Brass, James...
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