Georgia Mills

Georgia M. Mills is a conductor, pianist, and maker of classical and contemporary music based in Rochester, NY. As a musician with diverse interests and backgrounds, Georgia is invested in fusing different music and art forms through rich personal collaborations.

Georgia acts as assistant conductor of Eastman School of Music’s Musica Nova Ensemble under the direction of maestro Brad Lubman. She currently studies conducting in the studio of Lubman, and previously studied with Joshua Gersen and Tristan Rais-Sherman in the New York Youth Symphony Robert L. Poster Apprentice Conductor Program. As a pianist, Georgia has trained formally in the studio of Eduardus Halim at New York University’s Steinhardt School and Michael Adcock at the Washington Conservatory of Music.

Georgia has performed with members of Musica Nova, Eastman Percussion Ensemble, OSSIA New Music, Empire Film & Media Ensemble, Nief Norf, Ensemble Signal, Bang on a Can, Khorikos, NYU Percussion Ensemble, and NYU Contemporary Music Ensemble. Georgia has been a participant in notable music festivals such as Bang on a Can Summer Festival, Nief Norf Summer Festival, NYU Pulsing & Shaking Festival, NYU Piano Institute and Interlochen.

A skilled pianist, Georgia has performed as a soloist, accompanist, and chamber pianist in Kodak Hall and Kilbourn Hall at the Eastman School of Music, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA), University of Tennessee Knoxville, University at Buffalo’s Slee Hall, NYU’s Frederick Loewe Theatre and Black Box Theater, Columbia University, Washington Conservatory of Music, Strathmore Mansion, Washington National Opera Institute at the Kennedy Center, and the Washington National Cathedral. During her performance studies, Georgia has participated in master classes with pianists Helénè Tysman, Simone Dinnerstein, Thérèse Fahy, Eteri Andjaparidze, Seymour Bernstein Fabio Gardenal, and Marilyn Nonken.

Georgia is receiving her master’s degree in orchestral conducting at the Eastman School of Music, and recently received her bachelor's degree in piano performance at New York University. She has held various positions as artistic director and arts administrator including co-artistic director of Pulsing & Shaking Festival, administrative associate with The Knights orchestra in Brooklyn, publicity assistant for Dotdotdot Music, and production assistant with Metropolis Ensemble.

For more information, visit www.georgia-mills.com . For concert updates, video footage, and daily life updates, connect with her instagram @mills.geo.


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Episode 7 – Making MO Ensemble