Kate is a composer and pianist from Dewittville, NY. She has written for a variety of different ensembles including art songs, choral works, small and large chamber ensembles, and electronic works. Kate draws inspiration from literature and art and these influences allow for a vivid expression of life and a unique and eager approach to composition.
Kate’s own music has been performed throughout Western New York as well as other areas on the east coast. In 2011, Kate had a New York City premier of her work for soprano and alto saxophone and electronics We Are Art, written for Jake Swanson and Sarah Marchitelli.
As an Infinity Alumni, Kate has performed with numerous groups including Infinity Blues Project and the Infinity Jazz Quartet.
Kate is currently finishing her Bachelor of Music in Composition and a minor in English at SUNY Fredonia. Her composition teachers include Dr. Karl Boelter and Dr. Robert Deemer and her piano teacher’s include Stijn De Cock, Fr. Sean Duggan, and Helga Hulse.