Chase Morrin, 24, composer, arranger and pianist from San Diego, graduated from Harvard May of 2015, earning a B.S. in Computer Science and a minor in Neurobiology, and from New England Conservatory (M.M.), 2016. Chase earned a second M.M. at the Global Jazz Institute, Berklee College of Music, 2017. In addition to his studies, he has garnered accolades including four ASCAP Young Jazz Composer awards, nine DownBeat awards in composition, arranging and performance, five film scoring and composition awards through the Music Teachers’ Association of California (MTAC) and the Young Composers’ Guild, and (YCG)Yamaha Young Performing Artist. Chase recently premiered his own piano concerto with the Louisville Orchestra. In addition he has recently released four new albums: The Corn Knight, a duo collaboration with marimbist Yaniv Yacoby, Turtle, a piano trio album with Jonathan Chapman and Jongkuk Kim, and GAPI, a cross-cultural duo project with Korean gagyageum player DoYeon Kim that recently was nominated for a national Korean music award.