Kit Vaughn Soden, composer
Kit Vaughan Soden is a composer, researcher, and music educator based in Montreal, QC, Canada. He is currently pursuing a PhD in composition at McGill University, where he has studied with John Rea, Philippe Leroux, Melissa Hui, and Brian Cherney. Kit is inspired by the interactions and relationships between timbre and expressivity in music, and particularly in the use of orchestration to enhance the dramaturgy of a composition. He has composed works for voice, solo instruments, electronics and live ensemble, various chamber ensembles, and wind ensemble.