On this website you'll find information about Loren Loiacono, including recording of recent works, upcoming events, and contact information. Enjoy!
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 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, and her music has been featured on NPR. She has received awards from ASCAP's Morton Gould Awards (2013, 2005), 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). In 2013, she was selected for one of New York Youth Symphony's First Music Commissions, culminating in the premiere of a new work at Carnegie Hall in spring 2014. This summer, she will be a fellow at the Atlantic Music Festival, the Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival and Copland House's CULTIVATE. She has previously been a fellow at the Bang on a Can Summer Music Festival, Norfolk Chamber Music Festival, the Chamber Music Conference of the East, and was the recipient of the 2010 Susan and Ford Schumann Fellowship from the Aspen Music Festival. Ms. Loiacono is also a founding member and current development director of Kettle Corn New Music .