Updated: Apr 24, 2019
The composers of Random Access Music are pleased to announce the winner of our 2016-17 season call for scores.
Oren Boneh of Oakland, CA, for his work Behind the Forget-me-nots for trombone and electronics.
Composer Oren Boneh is a PhD fellow in composition at the University of California, Berkeley. His works have been presented in festivals and concert series such as Festival Mixtur, Spaziomusica Festival, Soundstreams, Toronto International Electroacoustic Symposium, NYCEMF, Montreal Contemporary Music Lab, Sonorities Festival of Contemporary Music, Kansas City Electronic Music Alliance Concert Series, Electroacoustic Barn Dance, PULSAR Festival (Copenhagen), California Summer Music Festival, Society of Composers Inc. (SCI) National Conference, the Playground Ensemble’s Colorado Composer’s Concerts, and various others. He has been Composer-In-Residence at the Millay Colony for the Arts, the Visby International Centre for Composers (Gotland, Sweden) and the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts (Nebraska City, Nebraska). Supported by a Fulbright fellowship during the 2015-16 year, Oren was based in Dresden, Germany to study composition, and also conducted research at the Dresden Music Cognition Lab. Oren holds degrees from McGill University and the University of Denver, and has studied additionally at the Royal Danish Academy of Music.RAM would like to thank all the composers who submitted works for the call. The judges for the call were Guy Barash, David Fetherolf, Gilbert Galindo, and Allen Schulz.