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A creator of rich, orchestral landscapes and intricate textures, Joshua Carter engages in a diverse musical life as composer, arranger and pianist. Composition and scoring works include the score to the PBS documentary “By One Vote: Woman Suffrage in the South,” arrangements and original music for National Geographic’s “Symphony for Our World” international tour, and chamber orchestra arrangements for Ben Folds. As pianist, Joshua has toured with country artists from Chris Young to JoDee Messina and has served as a staff pianist for the Nashville Ballet for over ten years.  In May of 2023, the Nashville Ballet commissioned and premiered a new work entitled, Nostalgia, with music by Joshua Carter, and choreography by Julia Eisen. Additionally, Joshua has been part of the musical support team for Ben Folds for 7 years.  Passionate about writing music for film, Joshua has studied composition and film scoring at the Berklee College of Music and the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, and has been a part of the music community in Nashville for over 15 years.     

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