Joshua Morris is a Composer and doublebassist originally from Louisville, Kentucky. He is an Oberlin and Jordan College of Fine Arts Alum where he studied with Dr. Randolph Coleman, Dr. Lewis Nielson and Dr. Michael Schelle.
His compositions are often intermingled with other disciplines in order to make a music that must be seen and dance that must be heard. His compositions have been performed in several nations and various performing ensembles ranging from Nouvelle Ensemble Musique in Canada, to the Oberlin Orchestra, and an Irish folk group in Dublin. He is also a founding member of the Ghost Ensemble, a contemporary music ensemble based in New York. Morris has received numerous awards and honors including being a member of the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels.