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Ariel Magno da Costa, piano


About Ariel Magno da Costa

Brazilian pianist Ariel Magno da Costa completed his doctoral studies in Contemporary Music at Bowling Green State University in 2021 with Drs. Laura Melton and Thomas Rosenkranz, and served as Adjunct Assistant Professor for the following academic year at the same institution. His dissertation is focused on the music for solo piano by Basque-Spanish composer Gabriel Erkoreka (b. 1969). Recent activities include participation in the 14th and 15th editions of soundSCAPE Festival (Cesena, Italy), Bowling Green New Music Festival 38, 39, 40, and 41, Society of Composers 2018 National Conference (Tacoma, WA), and the 2017 IDRS Annual Conference (Appleton, WI).

Photo by Joshua Heaney