Biography

The music of South African composer Conrad Asman (b. 1996) has gained international recognition as being “innovative” (Chorosynthesis) and “heart-rending” (The Esoterics), yet also “fun and festive” (Creative Feel). With a strong interest in musical fabric and texture within a rich harmonic vocabulary, his work has been widely performed in Africa, Asia and North America in venues such as the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Jinji Lake and Carnegie Hall. Engagements with ensembles such as the Suzhou Symphony Orchestra, KwaZulu-Natal Philharmonic and the Cape Town Youth Choir have led to his work winning multiple major awards, scholarships and commissions worldwide.

Conrad’s full bio and information can be found on his personal website: conradasman.com