Sage Shurman (b. 2005) is a composer and pianist based in Los Angeles. Her music has been described as unpredictable yet driving, full of contrast, rhythmic interplay, and direction. Shurman is a 2022 winner of the ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Awards, a 2022 Young Arts winner, a three-year member of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Composer Fellowship program, and most recently the recipient of a fellowship that Hub New Music launched with Luna Lab. She has been commissioned by groups including Hub New Music, the Taos Chamber Music Group, and the Cincinnati May Festival. Shurman's works have been performed by ensembles including the Los Angeles Philharmonic, members of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, and Sandbox Percussion. She has participated in programs such as Tanglewood (BUTI), Sunset Chamberfest, and MATA Jr. She also has experience film scoring and worked with film score composer, Kurt Farquhar. This fall Shurman will be attending Harvard.