Justin Barish [b. 1990] is a Korean-American composer of contemporary art music whose work is often characterized by its’ violent textures and extreme sound worlds. His work has been programmed internationally by artists and organizations such as The Ludovico Ensemble, New Gallery Concert Series, Fifth Floor Collective, Equilibrium Concert Series, The Boston Conservatory Wind Ensemble, Eric Hewitt, Marti Epstein, Bethanne Walker, KOEK, Joint Venture Percussion Duo, Transient Canvas, and Kent O’Doherty as well as being featured at the 2012 Boston Conservatory New Music Festival. He is a graduate of The Boston Conservatory with academic honors, studying with Dalit Warshaw, Andy Vores, and Marti Epstein. His accolades include winner of the 2011 Boston Conservatory Wind Ensemble Composition Competition and upon graduation, the 2012 Roger Sessions Memorial Award for Composition.
LISTEN: Machine Music
The Boston Conservatory Wind Ensemble, Eric Hewitt conducting