OREN BONEH
July 2014

Montreal, Quebec – Oren’s works have been performed and presented in various venues and concerts including the 2013 Sonorities Festival of Contemporary Music (Belfast, UK), the 2013 Electroacoustic Barn Dance the 2013 Kansas City Electronic Music Alliance Spring Concert, the International Summer Academy of Music (Germany), the Royal Danish Academy of Music (Copenhagen), California Summer Music, the 2013 Society of Composers Inc. (SCI) National Conference, the Manhattan School of Music, the Colorado Composer’s Concert, and various others. He has been composer in residence at the Visby International Centre for Composers (Gotland, Sweden) and the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts (Nebraska City, Nebraska).
   Oren  actively collaborates with performers through commissions and general projects and firmly believes in the importance of composer-performer collaboration. He has written numerous pieces for individuals and ensembles and has several upcoming projects including commissions from the Montreal-based Architek Percussion Quartet, the duo of the Current Resonance Project as well as a collaboration with Danish accordionist, Rasmus Kjøller, to be performed in Toronto in 2014. He was also chosen as the winner of the 2012 Playground Student Commission and was a national finalist/Region VII winner of the 2012 SCI/ASCAP Student Commission Competition. Boneh is currently a student at the Schulich School of Music at McGill University pursuing a Masters of Music degree in Composition. There, he studies with Brian Cherney. In 2011, he studied in Copenhagen at the Royal Danish Academy of Music with Hans Abrahamsen, Juliana Hodkinson and Niels Rosing-Schow. He received his Bachelors of Music in Composition from the University of Denver where he studied with Dr. Chris Malloy and William Hill. He has participated in masterclasses with John Corigliano and Jexper Holmen and has studied additionally with Ofer Ben-Amots, Jan Jirisek and David Tcimpidis.

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