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Tyler S. Grant

Tyler S. Grant


Tyler S. Grant (b. June 23, 1995) is an Atlanta-based composer of music for concert bands, marching bands and chamber groups; many of which have been performed around the world and by musicians of all levels. His works for wind band have been found on Editor’s Choice lists from various international music distributors in addition to being performed by many region and state-wide honor bands. His work Panoramic Fanfare was named a winner in the 2014 “Call for Fanfares” Competition hosted by the Dallas Wind Symphony. The fanfare has since been performed by collegiate and professional ensembles in the United States, Canada, and United Kingdom. Since 2010, he has regularly accepted commissions for new works and produced new publications for bands and chamber groups each year. While he has never formally studied composition, he credits his mentors Brian Balmages and Randall Coleman as being pivotal to his success as a composer and a conductor. Notable performance venues of his work include The Midwest Clinic, Carnegie Hall, Meyerson Symphony Center (Dallas), The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, and numerous state-wide, national, and international music conventions.

In addition to his writing, Tyler enjoys conducting and clinic engagements with ensembles throughout the United States. He has served as a conductor and clinician of university, district, and state level honor bands in Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Louisiana, South Dakota, and West Virginia. Tyler was recently a contributing author in Alfred Music Publishing Company’s Sound Innovations: Ensemble Development series and has contributed interviews to numerous podcasts and articles including School Band & Orchestra Magazine and The Instrumentalist.

Tyler is a graduate of the University of Alabama where he earned a degree in instrumental music education. He is on the middle and high school music faculty of Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School in Atlanta, Georgia and maintains an active composing and conducting schedule. His more than 25 published works are available through The FJH Music Company, Inc. and Tyler S. Grant Music Works, LLC.

Explore Publications by Tyler S. Grant


TitleEnsembleSeriesGradeItemNew!
Along the Beaches of Normandy Concert BandFJH Developing Band1.5B1418 
Housetop Holiday Jam! Concert BandFJH Young Band2B1471 
Chant and Fire Ritual Concert BandFJH Developing Band1.5B1478 
Winds of Celebration Concert BandFJH Young Band2.5B1505 
Castle Gate, 1924 Concert BandFJH Developing Band1.5B1519 
Anthem of an Era Concert BandFJH Developing Band1.5 - 2B1558 
Ghosts of the Lost Ship Concert BandFJH Developing Band1.5B1590 
Terminal Velocity Concert BandFJH Young Band2B1599 
...At Twilight Concert BandFJH Beginning Band1B1602 
Mission: Apollo Concert BandFJH Young Band2.5B1640 
Epic Venture Concert BandFJH Young Band2B1649 
Resplendent Light Concert BandFJH Young Band2.5B1683 
From the Concord Chronicles Concert BandFJH Developing Band1.5B1684 
Shimmering Joy Concert BandFJH Young Band2.5 - 3B1755 
River Poem Concert BandFJH Young Band2.5B1781 
Fanfare for 'Our Time' Concert BandFJH Young Band2B1825
Epic Venture Adaptable Concert BandThe Reimagine Initiative2.5B1837
Glimpse of Winter, A String OrchestraFJH Developing Strings2.5ST6509