Likie Low on her Genre-Bending Sound

Likie Low on her Genre-Bending Sound

Born in 1999, Likie Low is a rising Singaporean composer, producer and songwriter who specialises in the exciting mix of Electronic Dance Music (EDM) with a live brass ensemble, as well as performing as an erhu soloist and DJ. She has presented numerous shows with...
Interview with David R. Holsinger

Interview with David R. Holsinger

David R. Holsinger, twice the recipient of the prestigious Ostwald Composition Prize of the American Bandmasters Association, was educated at Central Methodist College [Now Central Methodist University], Fayette, Missouri; Central Missouri State University [Now...
Featured Composer: Darren Sng

Featured Composer: Darren Sng

Darren Sng is a Singapore-born composer living in London, whose works span a range of genres and medium including film, orchestral, electronic and experimental concert music. Having been occasionally talked out of writing overly-ambitious music in his earlier years as...
Interview with Hideaki Miura

Interview with Hideaki Miura

Born in 1982, Hideaki Miura studied composition at the Tokyo music & media arts Shobi under Etsuo Kawasaki, Masataka Matsuo and Hideki Shinozaki. After graduating in March 2004, he has arranged wide genres of music for symphony orchestra, wind band, and commercial...
The Music of Rossano Galante

The Music of Rossano Galante

Rossano Galante received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Trumpet performance from SUNY Buffalo in 1992. That same year, he was accepted to the University of Southern California’s Film Scoring Program where he studied with the late Jerry Goldsmith, who won an Academy...
Interview with Naoya Wada

Interview with Naoya Wada

Born in Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan in 1986, Naoya Wada is an internationally recognized composer with numerous commissions for band, ensembles, and radio programs. He often works as a guest conductor and clinician, and is one of the few Japanese composers making...
Interview with Robert Sheldon

Interview with Robert Sheldon

With over three million copies of his compositions and books sold, Robert Sheldon is one of the most performed composers of wind band music today. A twenty-eight-time recipient of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publisher’s Standard Award for his...
Emerging Singapore Composer – Lee Jinjun

Emerging Singapore Composer – Lee Jinjun

Having spent his past two years at the Royal Northern College of Music under the study of British Composers Adam Gorb and Paul Patterson, Singaporean composer Lee Jinjun will be completing his Master of Music in Composition this year. “RNCM has been a very...
Conducting Perspectives with Rodney Winther

Conducting Perspectives with Rodney Winther

Rodney Winther is Professor Emeritus of Music and recently retired after fourteen years (1997-2011) as Director of Wind Studies and Professor of Music at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.  His duties at CCM included conducting the Wind...