Achievements to date

Tanglewood Composition Fellow 2019

LSO Panufnik Scheme composer 2018-2019

Winner of the Spring 2018 RCM Concerto Competition

BMI Student Composer Award, William Schuman Prize 

for most outstanding score 2017

Winner of the 2016 ​American Prize in Chamber Music

Composition, Student Division

Pi Kappa Lambda induction 2016

Wainwright Prize (Boston University) 2016 for a sonnet on any theme

Boston University Department of Theory and Composition Department Award 2016

Honorable mention in the Ithaca Women's Works competition 2015

Finalist Mid-America Freedom Band Call for Proposals 2015

Finalist Cambridge Philharmonic Call for Scores 2015

Two-time finalist in the Morton Gould Young Composer Awards

Co-winner of the UMass Lowell Chapter, National Music Conference 2008



MMus in Composition from the Royal College of Music 2018 (Distinction)

Bachelor in Music and Bachelor in Mathematics from Boston University 2016

New England Conservatory Preparatory School 1999-2011

Music festivals attended

Ung Nordisk Music 2019, Piteå

Icon Arts Festival Academy 2018

CAMP, Aulus-Les-Bains 2018

Britten-Pears Young Artist Programme 2017

Time of Music, Viitasaari 2014, 2015, 2016

Kuhmo Chamber Music festival

Liminka Music Weeks

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