American composer Tom Myron was born November 15, 1959 in Troy, NY. His compositions have been commissioned and performed by the Kennedy Center, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, the Portland Symphony Orchestra, the Eclipse Chamber Orchestra, the Atlantic Classical Orchestra, the Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra, the Topeka Symphony, the Yale Symphony Orchestra, the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, the Bangor Symphony and the Lamont Symphony at Denver University.
He works regularly as an arranger for the New York Pops at Carnegie Hall, writing for singers Rosanne Cash, Kelli O'Hara, Maxi Priest & Phil Stacey, the Young People's Chorus of New York City, the band Le Vent du Nord & others. His film scores include Wilderness & Spirit; A Mountain Called Katahdin and the upcoming Henry David Thoreau; Surveyor of the Soul, both from Films by Huey.
Individual soloists and chamber ensembles that regularly perform Myron's work include violinists Peter Sheppard-Skaerved, Elisabeth Adkins & Kara Eubanks, violist Tsuna Sakamoto, cellist David Darling, the Portland String Quartet, the DaPonte String Quartet and the Potomac String Quartet.
Tom Myron's Violin Concerto No. 2 has been featured twice on Performance Today. Tom Myron lives in Northampton, MA. His works are published by MMB Music Inc.
FREE DOWNLOADS of music by TOM MYRON
Symphony No. 2
Violin Concerto No. 2
The Soldier's Return (String Quartet No. 2)
Katahdin (Greatest Mountain)
Contact featuring David Darling
Mille Cherubini in Coro featuring Lee Velta
This Day featuring Andy Voelker
Tuesday, December 20, 2005
Thanks for Asking
1. Four jobs you've had in your life:
Mental Health Worker, Bank Teller, Cameraman, Composer
2. Four movies you could watch over and over:
All About Eve, The Fifth Element, The Fabulous Baker Boys, Burden of Dreams
3. Four places you've lived:
Troy, NY, Foxborough, MA, Washington, DC, Portland, ME
4. Four TV shows you love to watch:
The Sopranos, Arrested Development, Front Line, The Office
5. Four places you've been on vacation:
Paris, Baden-Baden, Aix, Port Antonio
6. Four websites you visit daily:
eBay, S21, Such Stuff, Arts Journal
7. Four of your favorite foods:
Chicken Salad, Pizza, Sushi, Scallops
8. Four places you'd rather be:
I live in Northampton, MA on the campus of Smith College and I kid you not when I say there's no place I'd rather be.