Pierce Gradone awarded Fromm Music Foundation commission

Graduate student composer Pierce Gradone has been awarded a commission from the Fromm Music Foundation at Harvard University. This yearly award, typically awarded to 12-15 composers, provides significant funding for both the work’s composition and its premiere. Pierce's commissioned piece, “…to paint their madness,” is for chamber orchestra, and will be premiered by Ensemble Dal Niente on October 7, 2016 as part of the Ear Taxi Festival in Chicago.

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