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Catherine Likhuta : Associate Artist

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Catherine Likhuta is an Australian-based composer, pianist and recording artist. Her music exhibits high emotional charge, programmatic nature and rhythmic complexity. Likhuta's works have been performed throughout North America, Europe and Australia by many prominent soloists and ensembles, such as Adam Unsworth, HD Duo, Atlantic Brass Quintet, Best of Brass, Queensland Symphony Orchestra Horns, Cornell University Wind Ensemble and Wind Symphony, Queensland Conservatorium Wind Orchestra, and the Orchestra of the National Radio of Ukraine. Her pieces have been played at several international events, including two International Horn Symposiums and World Saxophone Congress. Her recent honours and awards include the first prize at the International Horn Society Composition Contest, a grant from the Australia Council for the Arts, and membership of the Union of Composers of Ukraine.

Likhuta holds a Bachelor's degree in jazz piano from Kyiv Glière Music College and a five-year post-graduate degree in composition from the Tchaikovsky National Music Academy of Ukraine (Kyiv Conservatory). She is currently pursuing a PhD in composition at the University of Queensland. She has delivered presentations on her work at a number of institutions, including Cornell University, Ithaca College, Arizona State University, Syracuse University and Bowling Green State University.

Likhuta enjoys performing as a pianist, often playing her own music. She was the soloist on the premiere of Out Loud, her piano concerto commissioned by the Cornell University Wind Ensemble, and the pianist on Adam Unsworth's CD Snapshots. Her music can be heard on Albany and Equilibrium Records.

Catherine Likhuta — current to January 2016