Composer: Victoria Bond
Primary Genre(s): Contemporary Classical
Frescoes and Ash II, Marine Mosaic
Victoria Bond has been commissioned by American Ballet Theater, Pennsylvania Ballet, Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, Houston and Shanghai Symphony Orchestras, Cleveland and Indianapolis Chamber Orchestras, Women’s Philharmonic, Young Peoples’ Chorus, Manhattan Choral Ensemble and Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Her compositions have been performed by the Dallas Symphony, New York City Opera, Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Anchorage Opera, Irish National Orchestra (RTE), Shanghai Symphony and members of the New York Philharmonic. She has been honored with the American Academy of Arts and Letters’ Walter Hinrichsen Award and recently received the Miriam Gideon Prize. She has composed four operas and is currently working on “Clara,” her fifth. She is a pre-concert lecturer for the New York Philharmonic and for the Metropolitan Opera’ HD simulcasts. She has been profiled in the Wall Street Journal and on NBC’s Today Show and featured in People magazine and in the New York Times.