Rebecca Oswald is an award-winning composer with many areas of experience and excellence. From 1980 to 1995 she was a freelance pianist, accompanist, keyboardist and studio musician in Houston, Texas. In 1998, she earned her BM in Music Theory and Composition summa cum laude from Westminster Choir College of Rider University and in 2001 she completed her MM in Composition from the University of Oregon School of Music. Today she is a composer, pianist, orchestrator, singer, arranger, and producer based out of Eugene, Oregon.

Rebecca’s catalogue includes many works for solo piano, various chamber ensembles, full orchestra, a clarinet concerto, a large choral/orchestral work and numerous choral works, as well as music written and produced for documentaries and videogames. Her music has been performed all over the United States, as well as in Canada, the U.K., France, Spain, Finland, Australia and the Dominican Republic.

A lifelong pianist, in 2005 Rebecca released October Wind, a CD of her original solo piano music. She plans to release another CD of original solo piano music in early 2011.


Light and Shadow

Release Date: April 1, 2011
Catalog Number: NV5847
21st Century
Light and Shadow is an all-new collection of modern orchestral works from composers Adrienne Albert, Daniel Perttu, Rain Worthington, Rebecca Oswald, Russ Lombardi and Tadd Russo. The works on this disc range from a musical depiction of the imagery of war to the representation of the impressionistic logic of dreams to a bold, tonal piece inspired by a property dispute. With all tracks shorter than nine minutes, this collection offers a succinct and powerful view into the world of modern orchestral composition.