King of Broken Strings

Program Notes
Imagined lament of discarded piano strings.

Biographical Sketch
Magdalena Kress (b.1990) is a composer and double bassist from Toledo, OH. She received her master's degree in Music Composition from Bowling Green State University in 2014, where she studied with Dr. Christopher Dietz and Dr. Marilyn Shrude. Her music has been performed in Ohio, New York, and Alabama. Recently, she has had her work read by the Toledo Symphony Orchestra and premiered on Vox Novus' Circuit Bridges concert series.