JUNE 6-8, 2019

Mara Gibson

Composer Mara Gibson from Charlottesville, VA, graduated from Bennington College, and completed her Ph.D. at SUNY Buffalo. She has received grants and honors from the American Composer’s Forum, the Banff Center, Louisiana Division of the Arts, Meet the Composer, the Kansas Arts Commission, the National Endowment for the Arts, the International Bass Society, ASCAP, Virginia Center for Creative Arts, the MacDowell Colony and Yale University. Internationally renowned ensembles and soloists perform her music throughout the US, Canada, South America, Asia, and Europe. She is Associate Professor of Composition at LSU with two CDs released ArtIfacts (2015) and Skyborn (2017).