Clint Needham, composer

12/16/2014:  Concerto for Wind Ensemble, written for and premiered by the Baldwin Wallace Symphonic Wind Ensemble, has been awarded the 2014 Walter Beeler Memorial Composition Prize from Ithaca College! 

11/06/2014:  WCLV’s Innovations Program will broadcast two of my works, Urban Sprawl & Cradle My Heart on Sunday, 11/9 at 9:00pm.

10/31/2014:  CPAC Fellowship video is posted on Vimeo about my upcoming project with the Cleveland Chamber Symphony & Verb Ballets. 

10/31/2014:  WCLV’s Innovations Program will broadcast my Brass Quintet No. 1 “circus” on Sunday, 11/2 at 9:00pm.

10/30/2014:  The Bala Brass Quintet has released their CD, Revealed, that includes my Abstract Mosaics!  

10/29/2014: features Jack Sutte’s new solo trumpet CD that features my work, Three Ditties!

08/07/2014:  WCLV’s Innovations Program will broadcast Urban Sprawl & Cradle My Heart on Sunday, 8/10 at 9:00pm.

07/10/2014:  The Factory Seconds Brass Quintet (Cleveland Orchestra) are recording “Mobiles” for their upcoming CD! 

04/22/2014:  WCLV interview about the CPAC Fellowship and the 2014/2015 Albany Symphony residency is posted on IDEAstream.

02/16/2014:  Clint will serve as Andrew W. Mellon Composer Educator with the Albany Symphony for the 2014/2015 season.  The residence includes a performance of the Body Electric on their opening night Gala Concert and a commission for their May 2015 American Music Festival!  Additional events in Albany throughout the year are TBA. 

12/16/2013:  Clint has been awarded a Cleveland CPAC Fellowship to write a large-scale work for the Cleveland Chamber Symphony & Verb Ballet!  The premiere will be in the spring of 2015. 

11/01/2013:  Clint is featured on Cool Cleveland talking about new music at BW & the BW Focus Festival.

10/6/2013:  Remembered Voices documentary will premiere on Nov. 11 at 8pm on NET Nebraska.

07/31/2013:  The Bala Brass Quintet is including my Abstract Mosaics on their upcoming CD! 

06/17/2013:  Jack Sutte has finished recording tracks for his new CD that includes my work Three Ditties for solo trumpet written for Jack. 

06/15/2013:  Nice review of the Cleveland Chamber Symphony concert from

06/10/2013:  Cleveland Chamber Symphony’s performance of Urban Sprawl is previewed on

06/02/2013:  When We Forget is featured on American Public Media’s SymphonyCast, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra premiere.

05/01/2013:  Clint has been commissioned to write new works for Iowa State University and the Idaho Falls Symphony for their 2013-2014 seasons.

04/01/2013:  Clint is writing the music for the documentary War for the Web.  The trailer is up to view!  Please watch and spread the word.

03/26/13:  New SoundCloud post... “Cradle My Heart” for Chorus and 2 guitars (or piano) performed by the Baldwin Wallace Motet Choir and Duo Amaral, conducted by Dirk Garner.



03/28/2014:  The Baldwin Wallace Conservatory of Music Wind Ensemble will premiere my Concerto for Wind Ensemble.

04/05/2014:  The Space Coast Symphony gives the Florida premiere of Southern Air at the Schott Center, Melbounre, FL.

04/06/2014:  The Space Coast Symphony performs Southern Air at the Vero Beach Performing Arts Center, Vero Beach, FL.

04/13/2014:  Factory Seconds Brass Trio (Cleveland Orchestra members) will perform Mobiles at the Baldwin Wallace Conservatory of Music.

04/25/2014:  The Iowa State University Symphony will premiere Suburban Grooves with music director Jacob Harrison conducting.

05/30/2014:  Alarm Will Sound will perform Urban Sprawl at The Sheldon in St. Louis, MO.

06/08/2014:  The Da Capo Chamber Players will premiere a new work commissioned for flute, clarinet, violin and cello at Merkin Hall in NYC.

07/19/2014:  The Choral Arts Initiative will perform Cradle My Heart in Newport Beach, CA.

09/06/2014:  The Albany Symphony will perform the Body Electric on their opening night Gala Concert featuring Joshua Bell at the Palace Theatre, Albany, NY

09/19/2014:  Kim Hellgren will perform Viola Music at the KLUSTERFESTIVALEN (Cluster Festival) in Norrbotten Sweden.  

09/26/2014:  Octavio Mas-Arocas will lead the Baldwin Wallace Conservatory Orchestra in a  performance of Suburban Grooves at 7:30pm in Gamble Auditorium on the BW campus.

09/26/2014:  Ithaca College Symphonic Band performs Legacies in Ford Hall at 8:15pm.

10/04/2014:  The Grand Rapids Symphony will perform Earth and Green on their MusicNOW series - “Inspired by Art” concert curated by composer Adam Schoenberg.

11/02/2014:  The Factory Seconds Brass Trio (Cleveland Orchestra members) will perform Mobiles at Heights Arts in Cleveland Heights.

11/09/2014:  The Da Capo Chamber Players will perform Toccatas, Recits & Aria for flute, clarinet, violin and cello at Baldwin Auditorium on the Duke University campus at 4:00pm.

12/07/2014:  Ohio Wesleyan University Choral Arts Society and Orchestra will premiere Dreams in Dreams at 3:15pm in Gray Chapel on the OWU campus.

03/27/2015:  The Charleston Symphony will premiere a new work as part of their Magnetic South Series.

05/11-13/2015:  The Mason Intermediate School Bands (3) will premiere a New Work in Mason, OH.

05/16/2015:  The Chameleon Arts Ensemble will perform Axioms at the First Church in Boston, MA.

05/16/2015:  The Albany Symphony will premiere their commissioned work, We are all from somewhere else on their American Music Festival Concert at the Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC), Troy, NY.

05/17/2015:  The Chameleon Arts Ensemble will perform Axioms at the  Goethe-Institute in Boston, MA.



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