Mary Jane LeachUSAMusic2015

Mary Jane Leach is a composer and performer whose work reveals a fascination with the physicality of sound, its acoustic properties and how they interact with space. Her music has been performed throughout the world in a variety of settings, from the concert stage to experimental music forums, and in collaboration with dance and theatre artists. She is an accomplished performer in her own right, who has been presented across the United States and Europe.  In recent years Leach has received considerable acclaim for her choral music.
She has received commissions/awards from a number of funders, including the New York State Council on the Arts, Danish Arts Council, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the International Alliance of Women in Music.