Dosia McKay is an American composer of music for concert stage, film, and modern dance. A versatile sound colorist, McKay fluently weaves elements of classical harmony, avant-garde, ambient soundscapes, and her own visual art into the fabric of her compositions. Her portfolio includes works for symphony orchestra, chamber ensembles, choir, soloists, as well as electro-acoustic installations. Her music has been performed throughout the United States, including New York, Washington, D.C., and in Poland, France, Spain, China, and others.
She is also a painter concentrating on portraiture and abstract expressionist imagery. She has published a collection of poems, short stories, and essays on her blog Music Well. Recently she has released her debut novel, a psychological thriller, The Flow,
- New York City Ballet performs Is Now Not Enough? and Unveiling to the choreography of Sidra Bell at The Kennedy Center for Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., June 7 & 8 2022.
- Earthrise – new composition for symphony orchestra
- Knoxville Symphony premieres Watercolors in November 2021
- Groundless – a new album is out and available as a download, stream, or compact disc.