Matthew Nell (b. 19 February 2001) is an American pianist and percussionist composer.
In his music, he is most concerned with accessibility, enjoyment, interest, and beauty. Matthew blends conventional and modern techniques in order to write music that strikes a balance between familiarity and novelty, focusing especially on band music and chamber music for winds.
Mr. Nell's composition Strut won the Barbara Buehlman composition prize in 2023.
Works for Winds
- Strut (2022)
- "The Barbara Buehlman Prize for Composition." The Midwest Clinic. Web. Accessed 15 April 2023