Performing & Fine Arts
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Degree Institution Field Dates PhD Duke University Music 2011 MM The Peabody Conservatory of The Johns Hopkins University Music Composition and Music Theory Pedagogy 2005 BA Boston University School of Music Music Composition and Music Education 2003
Areas of Expertise
- Music Theory
Documentary Theater and Opera
Books in Field Of Expertise
Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances
" Ross McElwee's 'Sherman's March' " August 22, 2014: Black House Collective / Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art (Kansas City, MO).
" 'The Photographer Makes A Quiet Exit' from 'Heartbreak Express' " August 16-18, 2014: Rhymes With Opera (Baltimore, MD and New York, NY).
" Theseus And The Minotaur " June 28, 2014: Asian Young Musicians Connection (Taipei, Taiwan).
" String Quartet " May 23, 2014: Romer String Quartet / Central Conservatory of Music (Beijing, China).
" 'She Can Touch You' from 'Heartbreak Express' " April 29, 2014: Rhymes With Opera, York College CUNY (Jamaica, NY).
" 'Ease This Burden' from 'Heartbreak Express' " March 24, 2014: Rhymes With Opera, Cornelia Street Cafe (New York, NY).
" 'Ease This Burden' from 'Heartbreak Express' " March 16, 2014: Rhymes With Opera, Roulette (Brooklyn, NY).
" 'Ease This Burden' from 'Heartbreak Express' " December 7, 2013: Rhymes With Opera, City Arts Gallery (Baltimore, MD).
" 'Ease This Burden' from 'Heartbreak Express' " October 29, 2013: York College CUNY (Jamaica, NY).
" Books Unwritten " October 19, 2013: Rhymes With Opera, Exapno (Brooklyn, NY).
Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships
Winner, 2014 2014 Black House Collective New Operas Project Composers' Competition: May, 2014.
PSC-CUNY Research Award, Theseus and The Minotaur, a game for two percussionists. June, 2014: $2960.
Other Professional Activities and Public Service
Co-Artistic Director, Rhymes With Opera: 2007 - Present.