I am a professional composer of classical music. Among my prizes and awards:
First Prize in the Virginia Delillo Carty Competition
the Ellen Taaffe Zwilich Prize in the IAWM Search for New Music
the Leopold Schepp Foundation Scholarship
the Sarah I. Nadler Memorial Award in Music
the Maynard Klein Musicians Award.
My works include two orchestra pieces, a chamber opera scene, several works for smaller chamber ensembles, choir pieces, and songs. Click here to see full works list.
My Masters degree is from The Peabody Conservatory of Music in Baltimore, MD where I studied with Dr. Nicholas Maw and served as the Composition Department's graduate assistant.
I graduated with a BFA from Tulane University in New Orleans, LA, where I studied with Dr. Barbara Jazwinski.
| Les Silhouettes for voice and piano
From Silhouettes, three songs
to text by Oscar Wilde
Jason Hentrich, Tenor
Scott Petersen, Piano
| Lullaby |
from Three Dances
for Saxophone Quartet
Philip Kim, Soprano Saxophone
Rob Lewis, Alto Saxophone
Adam Waller, Tenor Saxophone
Leo Rangel III, Baritone Saxophone
| Excerpt from Horn Call Variations
Hilary Hart, horn
From reading by
Peabody Symphony Orchestra
Lance Friedel, Conductor
Email me at kagilliam @ gmail . com.
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