Zachary NeeceComposer Zachary Neece (b. 1954) resides in Gainesville, Florida. He began piano study at a young age and was immediately drawn to composition, which became a lifelong passion. A special area of interest is the clarinet. When writing his goal is to create signature melodies with harmonically-fresh supportive parts. His pieces are often complex with multiple layers and dense harmony. Beauty is a foremost consideration. His music has been performed in the United States, Europe and Korea.