Nan Avant is an award-winning
music composer and orchestrator

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An artist of Classical, Latin, and Jazz music, Nan Avant’s compositional influences range from Debussy and Ravel to Nino Rota and Piazzolla Tango.

Winner

Independent Music Award for Tributum~Vox Populi Award

Nominee

Hollywood Music in Media Awards for Musica Bella~ A Bossa Nova

Winner

The Accolade Winner Award of Merit for the Feature Film, Unremembered

Nan Avant News

Halloween Short: Spoopies Tales

October 31, 2021

I once again collaborated with animator and artist, Ian Mark Stewart on another animation piece titled ” Spoopies” True Tales of Terror. This short animation features 4 true stories of terror experienced in childhood or as teens by 4 people. It was awesome to write music for this cool short and it’s not scary, just …

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Featured Works

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Rememoramini~Tango

Instrumentation: Bandoneon, Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello, String Bass

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Tributum with new cover

Tributum for Celtic Bagpipes and Chamber Orchestra

Instrumentation: Chamber Orchestra, Uilleann Pipes, and Great Highland Bagpipes

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Nan Avant cover pages

Walt's Thyme

Instrumentation: Jazz ensemble and horns, two trumpets, three saxophones, trombone, piano, string bass, drum set.

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Nan Avant cover pages

Musica Bella

Instrumentation: Jazz ensemble and strings: guitar, piano, violin, viola, cello, string bass, bass guitar.

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