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Azalea Twining

Azalea Twining

Azalea Twining (age 16) is a composer, vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter from Harrisonburg, Virginia. Azalea studies composition with Gity Razaz and creates pieces that allow Azalea to sing in her own work. Azalea’s recent projects include a solo flute commission for Intersection, a song cycle set to poetry of the Brontë sisters, a saxophone quartet commission for Second Stage and Composers Now, and a dance opera created and performed by her family, Ensemble InterTwining. Azalea studies voice with Eileen Clark and is an alumnus of WNO Opera Institute, Eastman Summer Classical Studies programs, and NYU MPAP Summer Classical Voice Intensive.