American composer Gordon Getty's vocal works are heavily inspired by nineteenth and early-twentieth poetic texts.
Hartke is a member of the faculty at the Thornton School of Music at University of Southern California
Hoover is a composer of many works for flute and has received awards from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Hailstork is a Professor of Music at Virginia's Old Dominion University.
The modern percussion quartet performs live and talks about their own fusion of classical, popular, and even world music genres.
English composer Gavin Bryars has a diverse body of work including opera, chamber music, and visual arts installations.
Composer and bandleader Dave Brubeck is a legend among fans of jazz and classical music.
Estonian composer Arvo Pärt is known for his unique approach to composition, called tintinnabulation.
Pittsburgh-based composer Nancy Galbraith's music runs the gamut from organ to electroacoustic.
The New Music Ensemble under the direction of David Dzubay will present music of Newman, Crockett and Sandström.