Keir GoGwilt

Keir GoGwilt is a violinist and scholar. As a violinist he has soloed with groups including the Orchestra of St. Luke’s, Chinese National Symphony, Orquesta Filarmonica de Santiago, and the Boston Modern Orchestra Project. He is a founding member of the American Modern Opera Company, and has performed his original, collaboratively-devised music, dance, and theater works at festivals/series including Luminato, PS 122 COIL, Stanford Live, the American Repertory Theater, Carolina Performing Arts, and the Momentary. He earned his PhD in music from UC San Diego in 2021; he studied Literature at Harvard, where he was awarded the Louis Sudler Prize in the Arts. He has given lecture-recitals throughout the United States and Europe and his research has appeared in Current Musicology, Naxos Musicology, and the Orpheus Institute Series.