Thomas Beckman, CMC associate composer, has written for a wide range of ensembles that include the Borealis String Quartet, the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, the Prince George Symphony Orchestra, the Postmodern Camerata and the Vancouver Youth Choir. For the past several years, he has served as Festival Composer for the Artists for Conservation organization, as the in-house-composer for the Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network and as a freelance film composer for several award-winning independent documentaries. With an MMus in western classical performance from the University of British Columbia, Thomas also serves as principal violist of the Vancouver Pops Symphony and the Prince George Symphony orchestra, and performs solo with his looping project for a number of events held by the Macmillan Space Centre, Semperviva Yoga studios, and the Vancouver Maritime Museum. Thomas is also an accomplished recording artist, having provided his talents to numerous records and projects. Thomas’ latest project has been to create the Jean Coulthard Music Video series in collaboration with the Canadian Music Centre as a means to empower local composers in BC.
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