Ola Gjeilo (born 1978) is a Norwegian composer. He studied composition at the Juilliard School in 2001. He writes primarily choral music, but has also written for piano and for wind symphony. In 2012, the award-winning Phoenix Chorale recorded a CD consisting entirely of his compositions, a CD that went on to chart on Classical CD lists, was named Best Classical Vocal Album of the Year by iTunes, and earn Gjeilo praise as a "rising star" in the classical music world. Ola Gjeilo publishes through Walton Music, Edition Peters, and Boosey and Hawkes.
Sunrise Mass = Messe du lever de soleil,
Dark Night of the Soul,
Luminous Night of the Soul,
Madison - a piece for cello and piano written in memory of a Christmas holiday spent near Madison, Wisconsin