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.


Symphony No. 2

Violin Concerto No. 2

Viola Concerto

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

Visit Tom Myron's Web Site
Monday, July 11, 2005
Excuses, Excuses! or My Life in Pictures

While never of Dillon-esque magnitude, my S21 blogging rate is probably about to drop a bit in the coming weeks. Let me try to explain.

In addition to being deep into a massive copying job for this guy:

Which means I have to figure out ways to make Sibelius3 do this:

We are about to move to Northampton MA so that my wife:

can assume the directorship of this.

In order to get us off our butts after 13 years of living here:

It was stipulated that the college provide us with one of these:

Which may be one of those "careful-what-you-wish-for" type scenarios since it turns out that the basement room that my drumset will go in was once occupied by:

Oh well, I guess it could be worse:

("Wellesley" gal, don'tcha know.)

Fortunately our castle backs right up to the campus pond, which I know for a fact to be full of these:

(You know, music theorists.)