Meet Our Composers Andrea Clearfield Andrea Clearfield is an award-winning composer of music for orchestra, chorus, chamber ensemble, dance Bettina Sheppard Bettina’s works reflect her varied background as singer, pianist, and composer, after many years spent in dramatic and musical theatre. … Bobby Halvorson Bobby Halvorson is currently working to earn his Doctorate from California Institute of the Arts Carson Cooman Carson Cooman (b. 1982) is an American composer with a catalog of hundreds of works in many forms—from solo instrumental… David Harris David was raised just outside of Birmingham, AL with a brief stint in rural New Jersey, and David Hurd David Hurd was born in Brooklyn, NY, and grew up in Queens, attending both the High School of Music and… Drew Corey Drew Corey is a composer, vocalist and performance artist who creates clean, minimalist works while maintaining a sense of warmth.… Ethan Gans-Morse Ethan Gans-Morse is a critically-acclaimed composer, producer, and ensemble director based Ezra Donner When Ezra Donner was three years old, his father introduced him to a classic recording of the last movement... Fahad Siadat As a freelance performer Fahad specializes in contemporary and experimental music... Harry Einhorn Harry Einhorn is a composer and inter-disciplinary performing artist based in New York City. James Lark James Lark (b. 1979) has written music for the choir of Westminster Abbey, Graham Johnson with The Songmakers’ Almanac at… John Cantrell A performer who is comfortable with many genres, John Edward Cantrell, is considered one of the most versatile church musicians… John Sands Before completing his PhD in the history and theory of architecture at the University of Jon Olmstead Jon Olmstead was born and raised in Vermont. He studied composition at Skidmore College from 2006 Jonathan David Jonathan David was born in 1965 in New Haven, Connecticut, and raised in New York City. From age Joseph N. Rubinstein Joseph N. Rubinstein (b. 1986) grew up in Newport News, VA and currently resides in New York City. Joseph’s music Karen Siegel Composer Karen Siegel draws on her experience as a vocalist in her creation of innovative choral Martha Sullivan Composer Martha Sullivan writes primarily for the human voice. Her many commissions and awards Matthew Brown California native MATTHEW BROWN completed his master’s and doctoral studies in music composition at the USC Thornton School of Music,… Michael Conley Michael Conley has earned a notable reputation in the United States and abroad for his multifaceted career as conductor, pianist,… Nilo Alcala NILO ALCALA is a Los Angeles-based Filipino composer whose works have been performed in Asia, Europe, Africa, and the Americas. Rachel D. Fogarty Rachel DeVore Fogarty's critically acclaimed and awarded works have been commissioned or Robinson McClellan Robinson McClellan has received commissions, awards and residencies from the Albany, Ft. Worth Stephen Barr Stephen Barr is an award-winning composer, conductor, and orchestrator working in Pittsburgh, PA. Toby Twining Raised in Texas, with family roots in country-swing and gospel, Toby Twining has traveled musically Trevor Shaw Trevor Shaw is an Austin, Texas-based musician who stumbled into the world of choral music by accident.