Philip Glass is arguably the most famous plumber, mover and cab driver ever to work in New York. While not every example is that extreme, there are quite a few composers with day jobs – multitalented people that advocate for their fellow composers, write, work in radio or have a Ph.D in neuroscience.
Kyle Gann – Sunken City, Concerto for piano and winds in memoriam New Orleans (mvt. 1, Before)
Jussi Jaatinen and the Orkest de Volharding with Geoffrey Douglas Madge
Ed Harsh – Trill
Cecilia String Quartet
Frank J. Oteri – Fair and Balanced?
PRISM Saxophone Quartet
William Susman – Camille (mvt. 1, Vitality and mvt. 3, triumph)
Dan Gilliam – The Trees are Silver
Dave Soldier – Ganesha Triumphant
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