Two Inverse Motions

Bekah Simms is a Toronto-based composer originally from St. John’s, Newfoundland. She holds degrees in Theory/Composition and Music Education from Memorial University of Newfoundland, and in Composition from the University of Toronto. Her work consists of a highly varied output using a wide variety of mediums, including solo works with electronics, chamber music, opera, wind ensemble, and orchestra. Bekah’s music has been featured from coast to coast in Canada, the United States, and Europe. She is a member of the Toy Piano Composers and Co-Artistic Director and co-founder of Caution Tape Sound Collective, an endeavour inspired by her commitment to experimentation and exploration within her practice.
Bekah has received honours from organizations including the Canadian University Music Society, Association of Canadian Women Composers, Sandbox Percussion, New Fangled Opera, North American New Opera Workshop, Newfoundland Arts and Letters, the Lyra Society, and CelloLoft.

 

This work was performed as part of the 2015/16 Arraymusic Young Composers Workshop.

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