Curriculum Vitæ
Updated: November 2014


Education
  • PresentPh.D. in Composition – Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester
     In Progress.
  • 2002-2004M.A. in Composition – Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester
     Thesis: On Teaching Digital Signal Processing to Composers
  • 1998-2002Bachelor of Music in Composition – The Juilliard School
Composition Instructors
  • 2007-2009Robert Morris, Professor of Composition;
     Affiliate faculty, Music Theory, Eastman School of Music
  • 2005Allan Schindler, Professor of Composition; Director, Eastman Computer
     Music Center, Eastman School of Music
  • 2004Ricardo Zohn-Muldoon, Associate Professor of Composition,
     Eastman School of music
  • 2003David Liptak, Professor of Composition, Eastman School of Music
  • 1998-2002Milton Babbitt, Professor of Composition, The Juilliard School
  • 1996-1998Andrew Rudin, Professor of Composition, University of the Arts
  • 1996Jon Deak, Composer in Residence, Colorado Symphony
Honors/Awards
  • 2009Winner: Louis Lane Prize in composition, Eastman School of Music
  • 2008Participant: June in Buffalo composers festival
  • 2007Recipient: Commission from the Ossia New Music Ensemble,
     Eastman School of Music
  • 2006Recipient: Commission for Elizabeth Rogers Memorial Concert,
     Eastman School of Music
  • 2005Elected: Vice President, Ossia New Music Ensemble
  • 2005Recipient: Ralph Jackno Memorial Fund, Eastman
  • 2004Recipient: Commission from Musica Nova, Eastman
  • 2004Recipient: Ralph Jackno Memorial Fund, Eastman
  • 2003Recipient: Commission from Ossia New Music Ensemble
  • 2003Recipient: Paul Sacher Scholarship, Eastman
  • 2002Recipient: Paul Sacher Scholarship, Eastman
  • 2001Recipient: Yolanda Sardi Schwartzman Scholarship Fund,
     The Juilliard School
  • 2001Recipient: Noble Foundation Scholarship, The Juilliard School
  • 1999Winner: Orchestral Composition Competition, The Juilliard School
Teaching and Administrative Experience
  • 2009-2010Visiting Instructor in Music Composition,
     Colgate University
  • 2010Co-Director of the Eastman Computer Music Center,
     Eastman School of Music
  • 2007Co-Director of the Eastman Computer Music Center,
     Eastman School of Music
  • 2007-2010Teaching Assistant and Instructor for Advanced Computer
     Music Techniques, Eastman School of Music
  • 2006-2007Events coordinator, Eastman Computer Music Center 25th Anniversary
     Concert Series
  • 2006Adjudicator, Eastman Computer Music Center 25th Anniversary
     Composition Competition
  • 2004-2009Teaching Assistant for Advanced Computer Music Techniques
     Eastman School of Music
  • 2002-2004Teaching Assistant for Composition for Non-Majors
     Taught composition lessons to students not majoring in composition,
     Eastman School of Music
  • 2000-2009Private Music Theory Tutor