Ethan Gans-Morse is a critically-acclaimed composer, producer, and ensemble director based in Oregon. He is best known for composing and producing the opera The Canticle of the Black Madonna, which The Oregonian called “A huge achievement… generous, carefully crafted and supremely compassionate,” and which Oregon ArtsWatch hailed as “One of the most exciting developments of the arts season.”

Performances drew unanimous critical praise, particularly for Gans-Morse’s choral writing…

Oregon Quarterly, Fall 2014