Composer East Central MN (Arts Council Region 7E)
Stephanie Henry is a classically trained pianist and composer from Minneapolis, MN. She has performed with classical and theatrical ensembles, as well as with rock bands. She composed original works for film, musical theater, orchestras, quartets, and solo piano. Her music has been applauded for its originality and charismatic charm. She studied music at St. Olaf College and received her Master’s from Hamline University. In 2020, Stephanie was selected to compose a piece for White Snake Projects’ Sing Out Strong: Decolonized Voices. Most recently she was commissioned to write an opera short for the the Minnesota Opera’s MNiatures. Outside of composing and performing Stephanie has maintained a piano studio where she teaches music to people of all ages. She currently lives in Princeton, MN with her husband John and their two cats, Garfield, and Simon.