Composer Biography

Kate Moore (b. 1979) is a musician and composer of new music based in the Netherlands. In 2017 she was the recipient of the Matthijs Vermeulen Prize, the most prestigious Dutch prize for composers. Her major work Sacred Environment was premiered by The Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra and choir with soloists Alex Oomens and Lies Beijerinck during The Holland Festival Proms at The Concertgebouw and she has recently been awarded an APRA AMCOS Art Music Fund commission to continue her research. Her works have been released on major labels including Grammy and Eddison nominated album Dances and Canons, released on ECM New Series. Active on the international scene, Moore has had works performed by acclaimed ensembles including ASKO|Schönberg, the Bang On A Can All-Stars and The Icebreaker Ensemble and is featured in venues including The Concertgebouw, Carnegie Hall and The Sydney Opera House and at major festivals including The Holland Festival, ISCM World Music Days 2010 and MATA 2009.


Long Biography

Biographie in het Nederlands