Elliot Cole is a composer, performer, and educator. His work has been performed by A Far Cry, the Chicago Composers Orchestra, Metropolis Ensemble, the Lucerne Festival Academy, and more than 100 percussion ensembles all over the world. In 2016, he performed two sold-out shows of his music with vocal group Roomful of Teeth at the Park Avenue Armory. He is a PhD candidate at Princeton and is on faculty at the Manhattan School of Music, the New School, and Juilliard’s Evening Division. He is also program director at Musicambia, a nonprofit organization that teaches music at Sing Sing Correctional Facility.