Nova Pon (b. 1983, Calgary, Alb. Can.) is a Canadian composer.
Ms. Pon's education includes an undergraduate music composition degree from the University of Calgary and graduate studies at University of British Columbia, and workshops including film scoring studies at New York NYU/ASCAP Foundation Film Scoring Workshop.
Pon has composed in genres ranging from orchestral, chamber music, wind band, and choral works to collaborations with film and dance, and educational and amateur music making. She enjoys embracing the unique challenges of each project as inspiration for new approaches to meaningful expression.
Her music has been performed on four continents by performers such as Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, Kensington Sinfonia, Ensemble Resonance, Rubbing Stone Ensemble, Ensemble Paramirabo, and Erato Ensemble.
Works for Winds
- SpaceShipOne (2010)
- Tilting Sunward (2013)
- Winging It (2014)
- The Horizon Leans Forward…, compiled and edited by Erik Kar Jun Leung, GIA Publications, 2021, p. 443.
- Nova Pon, personal correspondence, March 2021
- Nova Pon website Accessed 11 March 2021