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Education

University of Missouri - Kansas City Conservatory of Music and Dance - Doctor of Musical Arts (In Progress)

University of Missouri - Kansas City Conservatory of Music and Dance - Master of Music in Composition (2016)

University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Bachelor of Music in Theory/Composition - Magna Cum Laude (2014)


Awards/Festivals

2018 - Fort Worth Opera Frontiers Festival

2018 - NACUSA National Conference

2018 - BGSU Graduate Student Conference in Music

2018 - UMKC Chamber Music Composition Contest - 2nd Place – Second Line for Tuba and Percussion

2017 - Donald Sinta Quartet Call for Scores - Honorable Mention, …fragments of a narrative…

2017 - Gerald Kemner Prize in Wind Ensemble Composition (for "post.impact")

2017 - Missouri Music Teachers Association/MTNA Commissioned Composer

2017 - Electronic Music Midwest Festival (also 2015)

2017 - SPLICE Institute

2017 - June in Buffalo Festival

2015 - Charlotte New Music Festival


Recent/Notable Performances & Readings                                                                                             

(Note: Organized by piece starting with the most recently performed)

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NACUSA National Conference – Liberty, MO                                                                                    March 2018

 via nocturna for solo cello:

NACUSA National Conference – Liberty, MO                                                                                    March 2018

BGSU Graduate Conference in Music – Bowling Green, OH                                                     February 2018

Second Line

UMKC Musica Nova – Kansas City, MO

Thomas Stein – Tuba, Derek Frank – Percussion                                                                             March 2018

post.impact

UMKC Conservatory Wind Symphony – Kansas City, MO

Steven Davis – Conductor                                                                                                                February 2018

percs. an opera in one act (from Domestic)

Fort Worth Opera Frontiers – Fort Worth, TX                                                                                         May 2018

Private Workshop at UMKC – Kansas City, MO                                                                             February 2018

Mae for Clarinet & Marimba

MMTA State Conference – Warrensburg, MO                                                                             November 2017

Emporia State University – Emporia, KS                                                                                     November 2017

            Viquez-Wadley Duo

Ghost Metropolis Transition 101818

UT Contemporary Music Festival – Knoxville, TN                                                                October 2017

Regions of Memory

Electronic Music Midwest Festival – Kansas City, KS                                                        September 2017

SCI Region IV Conference – Greensboro, NC                                                                      February 2017

            Alex Caselman - Trumpet

…fragments of a narrative…

Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor, MI

            Donald Sinta Quartet                                                                                                     August 2017

Night in a Ghost Metropolis

New West Electronic Arts & Music Organization                                                                        April 2017

SPLICE Institute – Kalamazoo, MI                                                                                              June 2017

            Jeonhyeong Joo - Haegeum

Lore

June in Buffalo

            Ensemble Dal Niente                                                                                                       June 2017

            UMKC Musica Nova                                                                                                       April 2016

Tracer

          Kansas City Symphony (Reading) – Aram Demirjian, Conductor                                    May 2016