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Composer Career Counseling with ACF’s Craig Carnahan

Craig Carnahan Composer QuestCraig Carnahan has been a part of the American Composers Forum since it was small enough to fit in a living room. In this episode of Composer Quest, he shares advice on writing grants, getting performances of your music, and arranging copyrighted material. Craig explains how ACF’s Innova recording label works, and why it’s such a great opportunity for composers. We also get to hear a few of Craig’s original pieces.

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Episode Soundtrack

All the music in this episode was composed by Craig Carnahan.

  • 0:00 – Everyone Sang – Performed by the 2013-14 MMEA All-State Mixed Choir
  • 1:08 – Notturno – Performed by Joe Johnson (cello) and Timothy De Prey (piano)
  • 14:29 – Thou Shalt Know Him When He Comes – Performed by St. Martin’s Chamber Choir
  • 35:07 – A Cradle Song – Performed by St. Martin’s Chamber Choir

 

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