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Tanner Porter

Tanner Porter.

Early-Career Musician Resident, Spring

Tanner Porter is a performer and composer of chamber, dramatic, and orchestral works. In her “original art songs that are by turns seductive and confessional” (Steve Smith, The New Yorker), Porter explores her passion for storytelling. Her recent works have been premiered by the Albany Symphony, at Carnegie Hall by the New York Youth Symphony, and on the American Composers Orchestras Connecting ACO Community virtual series (a new song for Aoife O’Donovan and Eric Jacobsen). Porter holds degrees in composition from the University of Michigan’s SMTD (BM) and the Yale School of Music (MM).