- Graduate Studies, Music Theory and Analysis
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Born in Boston, MA
Awards from the Koussevitzky Music Foundation (Library of Congress), New York State Council on the Arts (commission grant); Fromm Foundation Grant (Harvard U.), 1997; Presser Award (Presser Foundation); Charles Ives Scholarship (American Academy of Arts and Letters); Bearns Prize (Columbia U.); two ASCAP prizes; two BMI awards; a commission grant from the David Cinnamon Prize; and the Herbert Ellwel Prize (Oberlin College). Commissioned by James Levine and the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Brentano String Quartet, Cygnus Ensemble, New Juilliard Ensemble, New York New Music Ensemble, Manhattan Percussion Ensemble, Phoenix Ensemble, and the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, N.J. Music recorded on the Furious Artisans label.
Degrees and Studies
BM, Oberlin Conservatory. MM, DMA, The Juilliard School. Composition studies with Richard Hoffmann and Milton Babbitt.