Hello and welcome to the website of Canadian/American Composer and Pianist, Jared Miller! Come here for all of the latest info on upcoming events, news and to listen to some of Jared’s latest compositions!
Featured Composer in the Knigge Competition: Miller’s “Souvenirs d’Europe” is chosen as the required work in the Knigge National Piano Competition as Canada! As the required work, all eight of the finalists will have to play it in the final recital round of the competition in Vancouver on March 2, 2013 and there will be a cash award given to what the jury deems as the finest interpretation. For more information, please visit the competition website:
2012/2013 Season Highlights: Miller’s 2012/2013 Season is announced! Commissions include a chamber work for the New York City Ballet’s Choreographic Institute in collaboration with choreographer Attila Bongar and a work for mixed chamber ensemble for Latitude 49: a hot new group based out of Ann Arbor, MI. Further performances include the North American Premiere of Miller’s String Quartet “Within the Walls,” Chinese-Canadian pianist Ang Li touring North America with Miller’s Souvenirs d’Europe and performances by the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and the Vancouver Youth Symphony Orchestra. For more information, please check out the Calendar page on this website!
ASCAP Morton Gould Award: Jared Miller wins a 2012 ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composers Award for his piano piece “Souvenirs d’Europe!” The work was commissioned by Chinese-Canadian pianist Ang Li and was premiered at Carnegie Hall in December of 2011. Miller’s score was chosen out of nearly 700 entries in this American national competition.
Juilliard Orchestra Composition Competition: Jared Miller is one of four winners of the 2011/2012 Juilliard Orchestra Composition Competition! His new orchestral piece, “Cartoon Music” was selected along with three of his colleagues to be performed by the Juilliard Orchestra under Jeffrey Milarsky in February of 2012.
Review of “Souvenirs d’Europe” Premiere: Sequenza 21 New Music blog reviews the premiere performance of Miller’s “Souvenirs d’Europe” at Carnegie Hall. Check out the review!: http://www.sequenza21.com/2011/12/ang-li-presents-2-premieres-alongside-lots-of-liszt/