Composer. Conductor. Arranger
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Sawyer Denton

Composer, Conductor, Arranger

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YNYC Competition, named as finalist

On Friday, November 2nd, the Young New Yorkers’ Chorus (YNYC) named Sawyer one of three finalists in their 2018-2019 Composers Competition. As part of the distinction, Sawyer will be commissioned to write a new choral work for the ensemble, which will be premiered in New York City in June, 2019.


InCommon with Mike Leonard Premiere

On October 25th, the third season of “InCommon with Mike Leonard” saw its premiere on PBS. The film, entitled “Global Generation,” is a detailed look at a multi-cultural high school in Lake Forrest, Illinois. Sawyer composed music for the film, including “To Live and Learn, Together,” and “On Campus.” This music was recorded in early August at Dr. Caw Studios in Northbrook, Illinois.