Loren Loiacono, composer


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Loren Loiacono (b. 1989), a native of Stony Brook, New York, is currently pursuing her Doctorate in composition at Cornell University, where she is a student of Steven Stucky, Roberto Sierra and Kevin Ernste. She previously received her M.M. and B.A. from Yale University, where her teachers included Martin Bresnick, David Lang, Ezra Laderman, Christopher Theofanidis, Kathryn Alexander, and Michael Klingbeil. Her works have been performed by such ensembles as the St. Petersburg Chamber Philharmonic, Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra, Yale Philharmonia, Yale Symphony Orchestra, 5th House Ensemble, and the Argento Ensemble. Her works have been heard at Carnegie Hall, the DiMenna Center, St. Petersburg's Small Hall, and her music has been broadcast on NPR. She has received awards from ASCAP's Morton Gould Awards (2013, 2005), New York Youth Symphony's First Music Commissioning Program (2014), Minnesota Orchestra Composers Institute (2013), and the National Foundation for the Advancement of the Arts (2006), and was an alternate for the American Composers Orchestra Underwood Readings (2012). She has been a fellow at the Bang on a Can Summer Music Festival, Norfolk Chamber Music Festival, Atlantic Music Festival, the Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival Copland House's CULTIVATE, the Sibelius Academy's Creative Dialogues and the Chamber Music Conference of the East. She was also the recipient of the 2010 Susan and Ford Schumann Fellowship from the Aspen Music Festival. Ms. Loiacono is a founding member and current development director of Kettle Corn New Music .