Natalie Dietterich is an American composer pursuing her M.M. at Yale University. She has attended the Charlotte New Music Festival and highSCORE summer festival, and is the two-time winner of the Philadelphia Composer's Ink Composition Competition. She was also selected to participate in a speedwriting competition sponsored by the National Endowment of the Arts. Natalie graduated with her B.M. in Music Composition and Violin Performance from West Chester University where she studied with Robert Maggio, Van Stiefel, Adam Silverman, Larry Nelson and Mark Rimple.