Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble

Theatre of Music

40 Years Strong! 

Calvin hitchcock - intern/composer

Described by the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review as “impressive,” and having “a fine ear for sonority,” Calvin Hitchcock (b. 1995) is a composer and performer originally from Pittsburgh, PA. Having worked with ensembles such as the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble, Great Noise Ensemble, LONGLEASH, and the Beo String Quartet, Calvin is quickly gaining recognition in the contemporary music field. Recent accomplishments include selection as the pianoSonoma 2015 Young Composer, and attendance at both the 2015 Charlotte New Music Festival [Dance Co-Lab] and Denison University’s TUTTI 2015 Music Festival. Calvin also works extensively in theatre, and is the current composer-in-residence for the Cedarville University Theatre Department. His work on Cedarville’s 2015 production of Doubt: A Parable earned him a KC/ACTF Certificate of Merit in Music Composition. Calvin is pursuing a Bachelors of Music in Composition under Dr. Austin Jaquith at Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio.