Spanish-born composer and pianist, Patricia Giannattasio, is a highly regarded composer, performer, and arranger recognized for her accomplishments as an educator. Patricia regularly performs in solo and collaborative projects and her works have been presented throughout the Americas and beyond. Commissions include new works for The Da Capo Chamber Players, JACK Quartet, Dance Theatre of Harlem, et al.
Recent works include New York Variations for string quartet, Immigrants’ Songs for piano/voice premiered by Ms. Giannattasio, and the premier of her ballet Mass, by Dance Theatre of Harlem. She was awarded The Gabriel Fontrier Scholarship after a performance of her Trio para Violin, Cello, y Piano.
In addition, Ms. Giannattasio is the recipient of The Theodore Presser Foundation Fellowship and the Karl Rathaus Scholarship. Currently, she is on the Composition and Theory faculty at William Paterson University.