Nan Avant is an award-winning
music composer and orchestrator

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

Winner

2022 Global Music Award Silver Rememoramini~Tango for Bandoneon, Piano and Strings

Winner

2022  Global Music Award~ Silver Medal~ Tributum~Celtic Bagpipes and Orchestra~The Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Finalist

2022 The American Prize~ Soundness of the Sea for Violin and Orchestra

Nan Avant News

GMA~SILVER MEDAL AWARD ~TRIBUTUM

September 30, 2022

The Global Music Awards 2022 I am honored to announce that I have received  Global Music Award~ Silver Medal from the  for my orchestral work, Tribitum for Celtic Bagpipes and Orchestra which appears on the album Legends and Lights v.2. recorded by The Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Navona Records, PARMA recording label.  The Global Music …

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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 for Celtic Bagpipes and Full Orchestra

Instrumentation: Symphony Orchestra, Uilleann Pipes, and Great Highland Bagpipes, appears on the CD compilation:  Legends and Light v. 2 track 2

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Walt's Thyme

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

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Musica Bella

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

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