We’re very excited to announce a new addition to the ACWC Board: Katerina Gimon.
Katerina Gimon is a composer, improvisor, and experimental vocalist based in Vancouver. Her works have been broadcast and performed across North America by ensembles such as the Vancouver Chamber Choir, Vancouver Youth Choir, Arcady Women’s Chamber Choir, Laurier Singers Chamber Choir, Maureen Forrester Singers, and Memorial University Chamber Choir. Katerina has been involved as the ACWC’s web manager since April and her piece “Earth” was performed at ACWC’s Earth Music Concert in September 2015. She is a recipient of a 2015-16 Arcady Emerging Artist Award, a winner in the Vancouver Chamber Choir’s 2015 Young Composers’ Competition, as well as the Ellen Taaffe Zwilich Prize winner in the IAWM 2014 Search for New Music. Katerina is a member of mixed-media improvisation ensemble Chroma and is currently pursuing her Masters of Music Composition at the University of British Columbia. For more about Katerina, visit her website.