Clint Needham

Clint Needham

Clint Needham

The music of Clint Needham has been described as “wildly entertaining” (New York Times), “well-crafted and arresting… riveting” (Herald Times), & “stunning... brilliantly orchestrated” (New York Times). Recently named winner of the 2011 International Barlow Prize, Clint’s music has been recognized with the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra’s Project 440 Commission, Charles Ives Scholarship from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, two ASCAP Morton Gould Awards, the William Schuman Prize/BMI Student Composer Award, the Jacob Druckman Prize from the Aspen Music Festival, First Prize in the International Ticheli Composition Contest, the Heckscher Prize from Ithaca College, a Lee Ettelson Composer Award and the coveted Underwood New Music Commission from the American Composers Orchestra.

Commission Information

Violin Concertino
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