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.
Mojave & Death Valley National Parks
During the chilliness of winter, I headed to the desert to listen…
and to research the rich diverse environment for a new quartet focusing on our planet’s landscapes.
2020 is EARTH YEAR.
The new piece will be performed in September 2020…stay tuned