Katherine Lacy Hoover

Title:  Composer

Company:  Self-Employed

Location:  New York, NY United States


  • Inductee, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement (2018)
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who in Entertainment, Marquis Who’s Who (1998-1999)
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who of American Women, Marquis Who’s Who (1997-1998, 2004-2005)
  • Recipient, Numerous Awards including Academy Award in Composition, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York (1994)
  • Recipient, Composers Fellowship, National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, D.C. (1979)
  • Recipient, Numerous Awards, American Society of Composers (1979-Present)
  • Winner, Award for Newly Published Music, National Flute Association (1987, 1991, 1993-1994, 1997-1998, 2006, 2011-2012)
  • Named, Composer of the Year, New York Music Teachers Association (1989)
  • Grantee, Alice M. Ditson Fund (1984)
  • Grantee, Meet the Composer (1976-Present)
  • Commissioned, New York Flute Club (1995)
  • Grantee, Indiana University, Pennsylvania (1995)
  • Grantee, W. Dobbs and Marshall University (1994)
  • Grantee, Vinland Ensemble (1991)
  • Grantee, Duologue (1991)
  • Grantee, New Jersey Chamber Music Society
  • Recipient, Lifetime Achievement Award, National Flute Association (2016)


  • Coursework, Conductors Institute, Columbia, SC
  • MMus in Theory, Manhattan School of Music, New York, NY
  • BMus in Theory, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY

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