Recent Engagements

  • flute

Commission by the ‘Risuonanze Festival’

September 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

The 2016 Risuonanze Festival has commissioned a new piece for solo flute. The new work […]

  • kaleidoscope

Piano Duo Premiere

September 14th, 2015|0 Comments

My work Kaleidoscope (2014-15), recently scored for two pianos, will receive its premiere at the […]

  • Duquesne Organ

‘Leib und Körper’ – Premiere of a New Work for Trombone and Organ

May 15th, 2015|0 Comments

Commissioned  for the dedication of the new three-manual tracker organ by Jaeckel, Inc. from Duluth, […]


Multimodality of Creative Experience

March 15th, 2015|0 Comments

My research on embodiment of musical creativity was be featured at the International Conference on […]

  • Contemporary Passions

Composing Inner Resonance

March 10th, 2015|0 Comments

Composing Inner Resonance: Contemporary Musical Settings of the Passion
Duquesne University – Catholic Artistic Imagination Series
March […]

  • Creativity Reserach Journal

Article Published in the ‘Creativity Research Journal’

February 20th, 2015|0 Comments

My recent scholarly work exploring musical creativity in composition and performance has been published in […]


‘Kaleidoscope’ Cologne Premiere

February 15th, 2015|0 Comments

The German premiere of Kaleidoscope (2014) for piano, accordion and live electronics

Elisa Järvi, piano; Andrea […]

  • Perspectives on Musical Creativity

New Course: Perspectives on Musical Creativity

October 22nd, 2014|0 Comments

I am pleased to announce that I will be teaching a new course at Duquesne […]

Zvonimir Nagy is a Croatian-born American composer. His creative and scholarly work extends into interdisciplinary contexts and perspectives on musical creativity and sound studies, forging connections between music composition, theory, psychology, technology, and performance. He resides in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where he is Assistant Professor of Music Composition at Duquesne University.