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

THE 65TH GRAMMYS ~ROUND ONE~

October 13, 2022

THE 65TH GRAMMY AWARDS® FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION ~ Classical~ Best Contemporary Classical Composition: Avant: Tributum for Celtic Bagpipes and Orchestra~ From the Album Legends and Light V.2 GRAMMY-winning Session Producer Brad Michel shared his experiences with the production. “Recording Avant’s Tributum with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra was a particular delight. One doesn’t often get …

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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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