About Mitchell Covington
Mitchell Covington is an award-winning composer, arranger, conductor and educator, working in the San Francisco Bay Area. His compositions include works for orchestra, chorus, stage, film, and television.
Mitchell’s choral compositions are published by major U.S. publishers, including Augsburg Fortress, Hinshaw Music, Beckenhorsat Press and MorningStar music. His music has been performed throughout the United States and Europe.
Mitchell believes in the power of choral music to change lives and make our world a better place. When composing, Mitchell looks for texts with a positive message.
Mitchell received a Master of Music degree at the University of Southern California. He studied conducting and composition and graduated with honors. His composition teachers include Roger Nixon, Dan Forrest, Howard Helvey, Craig Courtney and Morten Lauridsen.
Mitchell is the recipient of the Met Life, Aaron Copeland Foundation “Meet the Composer” Award, a Northern California Emmy Award and various film festival awards and prizes.