Finn Mattingly is a 17 year old composer from the north shore of Boston, Massachusetts. Currently, he is an undergraduate student at the Royal College of Music in London, where he is a Humphrey Searle Scholar. Previously, he studied with Rodney Lister at the New England Conservatory Preparatory School and Kyle Blaha at the New York Youth Symphony while in high school. Finn has written a variety of solo, chamber, choral, and orchestral works for musicians such as Bridget Kibbey, Peter Miyamoto, and the Aizuri and Julius Quartets. His solo violin piece for Tien-Hsin Cindy Wu, Seaside Contemplation, won Honorable Mention in Tribeca New Music’s Young Composer Competition. He is also the recipient of the Newburyport Choral Society’s 2021 Betty Gillette Scholarship and was a finalist in the 2021 ASCAP Foundation’s Morton Gould Young Composer Awards, as well as a finalist in the 2022 American Prize (High School Chamber Music Division). Finn has presented music at masterclasses with Ryan Latimer, Martin Bresnick, Pamela Z, Nico Muhly, and Kati Agócs, and has attended the Atlantic Music Festival, Curtis’s Young Artists Summer Program, and Boston Conservatory’s High School Composition Intensive.