Joshua Bornfield is a composer, performer, educator, and arts advocate based in Baltimore, Maryland. He has had works commissioned by organizations as varied Washington National Opera and wildUp. He has won awards for his orchestral, choral, and chamber music. Bornfield regularly performs with multiple choral and vocal ensembles such as critically acclaimed chamber ensemble Third Practice, Handel Choir of Baltimore, Baltimore Choral Arts Society, The Choir of St. David’s Church (Baltimore), and Maryland Choral Society. He is a faculty mentor at the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University and directs the War Memorial Arts Initiative, an arts advocacy program supported by Baltimore City’s Department of General Services. He lives in Baltimore.