Gala Flagello

Gala Flagello is a composer, horn player, and co-founder and Festival Director of Connecticut Summmerfest, Inc. She has studied composition privately with Larry Alan Smith, Gilda Lyons, Ken Steen, and Robert Carl. Gala has written many recital commissions for groups as well as individuals, taking a special interest in ensembles with unique instrumentation requests. She has attended Wintergreen Summer Music Academy, Atlantic Music Festival, and was the 2016 Composer in Residence at the Unitarian Society of Hartford. Gala holds a Bachelor of Music in Composition degree from The Hartt School in West Hartford, CT.