Born in Vermont in 1981, Nico Muhly
holds a Masters in Music from the Juilliard School and a degree in English Literature from Columbia University.
has composed a wide scope of work for ensembles, soloists and
organizations including the American Symphony Orchestra, Carnegie Hall,
Chicago Symphony, percussionist Colin Currie, pianist Simone
Dinnerstein, violinist Hilary Hahn, designer/illustrator Maira Kalman,
New York Philharmonic, Paris Opéra Ballet, The Royal Ballet, and artist
Muhly has also lent his skills as performer,
arranger and conductor to Antony and the Johnsons, Bonnie “Prince”
Billy, Doveman, Grizzly Bear, Jónsi of the band Sigur Rós, and Usher.
See him perform...Session Six - Sun 12 May 7.30pm, Barbican Hall
Hear his music...Outrage (Session One)Three Songs (Session Two)