Now at Copland House
Peter Van Zandt Lane has received fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, Composers Now, Yaddo, Atlantic Center for the Arts, and Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. He has been commissioned by the American Chamber Winds (for an upcoming concerto for famed trombonist Joseph Alessi), Barlow Endowment, Sydney Conservatorium Wind Symphony, Composers Conference, and Dinosaur Annex, among others. His work has been performed by the Cleveland Orchestra, Lydian String Quartet, International Contemporary Ensemble, Atlanta Chamber Players, and New York Virtuoso Singers. He won the American Prize for his ballet HackPolitik and was a Finalist for the Lili Boulanger Memorial Prize. He holds degrees from Brandeis University and the University of Miami Frost School of Music, and is currently Assistant Professor of Composition and Director of the Roger and Phyllis Dancz Center for New Music at the University of Georgia Hodgson School of Music. His music may be heard on the PARMA/Navona, New Dynamic, and Innova labels.