No Extra Notes

Christopher Dietz
February 14, 2011, 1:44 am
Filed under: Composers


Christopher Dietz

Born: February 19, 1977

Current Location: Bowling Green, OH



The music of Milwaukee native Christopher Dietz has been recognized by honors and awards from numerous institutions and ensembles, including Copland House, Canada’s Banff Centre and National Arts Centre, ASCAP’s Morton Gould Young Composer Awards, and the Minnesota Orchestra Reading Sessions, among others. Christopher holds a Ph.D. in Composition and Theory from the University of Michigan where he studied with William Bolcom, Bright Sheng, Michael Daugherty, Betsy Jolas, and Andrew Mead.  In addition, he holds degrees from the Manhattan School of Music and the University of Wisconsin.  He has been on the faculty at Hillsdale College and the Oberlin Conservatory.  Currently, Christopher teaches composition and theory at Bowling Green State University in Ohio.

Music © 2011 Christopher Dietz

The 2 audio excerpts have been used with the permission of Alarm Will Sound and The East Coast Contemporary Ensemble.

Opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect the views of No Extra Notes

Theme Music composed by Sarah Horick

Podcast © 2011 No Extra Notes



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