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This playlist page will be updated each month to feature a new selection of works by VCCA composers. Listen, enjoy, and stay tuned!

VCCA Fellows are invited to submit a piece for consideration.


This Month's Playlist

1. Judah Adashi | Love into Concrete

Judah Adashi writes music that bears witness to racial injustice. His work is grounded in the classical tradition, but also channels influences from Nina Simone to Björk.

2. Iván Ferrer-Orozco | Strepito

Iván Ferrer-Orozco is an active composer and performer of electronic media as well as a creative coder.

3. Ted Coffey | Petals 8

Ted Coffey makes acoustic and electronic chamber music, multimedia pieces, interactive installations and songs.

4. Douglas Boyce | Quintet l’homme armé

Douglas Boyce composes chamber music that draws on Medieval and Renaissance traditions as well as modernist aesthetics.

5. John Hill | Quartet #1

John Hill, is an award winning composer who has scored many feature films and TV shows. He also writes fiction.

6. Mara Gibson | White Ash

Mara Gibson is a composer of chamber and orchestral music, as well as a cross-disciplinary collaborator.



Past Playlists

July 2020

  1. Joelle Wallach | String Quartet #2
  2. Joshua Marquez | Toward
  3. Beth Wiemann | Opera from Scratch
  4. Suzanne Sorkin | Swept
  5. James Primosch | Carthage
  6. Hayes Biggs | O Sapintia/Steal Away

Video Interview

Composers in Converation

You might also be interested in this discussion between two VCCA Fellows and composers. Thanks to VCCA Fellows Council member Judith Shatin for striking up this conversation with Robert Normandeau about his creative process and the work he produced during his month-long fully-funded residency at VCCA as the recipient of the 2019 Wachtmeister Award.