Brandon Lincoln Snyder

Originally from Laguna Beach, California, Korean American composer Brandon Lincoln Snyder celebrates the mundane by incorporating his everyday surroundings into the theatrical environment of a concert performance. In 2018 he received his Bachelor of Arts in Music at Harvard University where he studied composition with Chaya Czernowin and Steven Kazuo Takasugi. He has been commissioned by The Harvard Group for New Music, the Bach Society Orchestra, the Brattle Street Chamber Players, Face the Music, and Nebula Ensemble. In 2015-2017 he was director of the Harvard Composers Association, and in 2017 was an arts columnist for the Harvard Crimson. Brandon is currently on a John Knowles Pain Travel Fellowship where he is making music and studying music journalism in Darmstadt and Berlin.

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