Composer in Louisville


Daniel Gilliam is a composer from Louisville, Kentucky, and has been commissioned and performed by the Youth Performing Arts School, Longleash Piano Trio, violinist Rob Simonds, Kentucky Center Chamber Players, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony and Jason Weinberger, bass Nathan Wilson, Center City Opera Theater, Arsenal Trio, The Phoenix Concerts, Seasons Music Festival, Louisville Youth Choir and Turin Philharmonic Orchestra. Gilliam was composer-in-residence of Christ Church Cathedral in Louisville, Kentucky, from 2008-2010, and has been a composer fellow at The Seasons Music Festival (2010 & 2011). He has served on the boards of VocalEssence’s ¡Cantaré! and H.E.A.R. Projects, and is a past panelist of the Aaron Copland Fund for Music. He is currently a board member of The Phoenix Concerts. He is also Director of Radio for Louisville Public Media.

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