Colin Minigan is a Massachusetts-based composer whose recent music is concerned with natural phenomena, and the dichotomy between human society and the natural world. In addition to composition Colin spent time studying ethnomusicology and uses this perspective to inform his composition
In addition to concert music, he has frequently collaborated on dance projects with performances throughout the Northeast as well as in Minnesota and Oregon. He is also an administrator and curator of the Xsection Film Festival, a festival aimed at promoting collaboration between dance and science.
Colin obtained his B.A. in Music Composition and minor in Asian Studies from Skidmore College in 2016. He also studied West African, East and Central Asian music at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London, and has attended the Wintergreen Summer Music festival, and the inaugural season of Connecticut Summerfest.
Colin has also studied composition privately with Daron Hagen and Anthony Holland, and is currently working towards a Masters degree in composition at The Boston Conservatory at Berklee Studying with Eun Young Lee and Marti Epstein. He also teaches piano, guitar, and percussion in the Boston Area.