Composes acoustic and electro-acoustic music, combining resonant soundscapes with propelling textures * Has collaborated with cutting-edge choreographers, film-makers, visual artists and musicians * Winner of the 2016 Hindemith Prize * Commissioned and performed throughout the US and around the world * GRAMMY Nomination for "Best Contemporary Classical Composition" in 2015 for Prince of Clouds * Recent honors include commissions from Carnegie Hall, Southbank Centre, Los Angeles Philharmonic, BBC Scottish Symphony, and the Houston Ballet; performances by BBC Symphony Orchestra, Australian Chamber Orchestra, Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, São Paulo Symphony Orchestra, Orchestre National de Lyon, Royal Stockholm Philharmonic; and residencies with Chicago Symphony Orchestra, L’Orchestre national d’Île-de-France, and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.
Works by Anna Clyne include:
This Midnight Hour (2015) for orchestra
Night Ferry (2012) for orchestra
Prince of Clouds (2012) for two violins and string orchestra
Within Her Arms (2008–09) for string ensemble
Rest These Hands (2009) for solo violin or solo cello
For more information and sound samples, please visit www.annaclyne.com.
Looking Ahead: November sees two World Premieres of works by Anna Clyne: Annie Wu premieres Astral for flute (Nov 2), and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra premieres Sound and Fury, conducted by Pekka Kuusisto (Nov 7). Upcoming regional premieres include: This Midnight Hour in the Netherlands (Oct 4) and Belgium (Nov 23); The Nico Project in Australia (Oct 11); Abstractions in the Czech Republic (Oct 17) and the Netherlands (Dec 12); and Prince of Clouds in the UK (Nov 7).
“Anna Clyne is someone I look to for great music. It's always emotional and driven by her heart, but skillfully composed.” —Marin Alsop