Christina Rusnak, Composer
Combining a love of nature, culture and music to create connections well beyond notes on a page
Composer Christina Rusnak seeks to integrate a sense of context into her music from a variety of sources including landscape, culture, history and art. Her concert music includes chamber ensemble, orchestra, wind band, choral and solo pieces as well as jazz, and electro-acoustic works.
Her collaborative projects include composing for short film, consulting and curation, and partnering in land art installations. She is eager to explore new challenges. Her goal is to compose music that is engaging and thought provoking.
During the pandemic she working with Creative Repertoire Initiative and Leading Tones music to adapt her grades 1-4 ensemble pieces for Flexible instrumentation for the 2020-2021 school year. Please refer to the LINKS page to learn more.
International Alliance for Women in Music
The Journal of the IAWM was released in May.
As the new president of IAWM, I offer my thoughts and vision
for the organization’s inclusive and equitable future.