At New Music on the Point 2015 in Leicester, VT.

Garrett Austin Hecker is a composer and percussionist from South Florida. His music explores stylistic hybridity, rhythmic complexity, socio-political subjects, and humor. Hecker has presented compositions nationally and internationally at the Florida Contemporary Music Festival, New Music on the Point, SPLICE Institute, Charlotte New Music Festival, PARMA Festival, and the INTIME 2014 Symposium with performers such as Kevin McFarland, Don-Paul Kahl, Taylor Barbay, Elise Adriana Jimenez, Anatoly Larkin, Ivan Trac, IKTUS Percussion, Great Southern Wind Quintet, and Nuclear Music. He is currently on a graduate assistantship pursuing his PhD in Composition at the University of Florida, where he also completed his MM. He earned his BM in Composition from University of Miami. Heckerís primary composition teachers have been James Paul Sain, Paul Koonce, Paul Richards, and Scott Stinson. He is currently an adjunct professor at Santa Fe College.

Compositions

Bought and Sold



That tune you love is up for sale and everybody's buying it!


Profiles in Online Dating: -.- Seriously, Come On Guys


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