BS, Mannes College The New School for Music. MM, Yale University. Theory and analysis studies with Carl Schachter and William Mitchell. Composition studies with Peter Pindar Stearns, Aaron Copland, Wolfgang Fortner, Witold Lutoslawski, Quincy Porter, Francis Judd Cooke, Yehudi Wyner, and Otto Luening. Koto studies with Shinichi Yuize.
Composition; Theory; Techniques of MusicProfile:
Bohuslav Martinu Award, 1961. Annual ASCAP awards. since 1965. Second prize, Andrés Segovia Award, 1993. Contributor to The Music Forum and Current Musicology. Compositions (including works for Japanese instruments) frequently performed. Compositions published and recorded in the United States and Japan. Academic faculty, Mannes College The New School for Music, since 1964; Techniques of Music faculty since 1965; Composition faculty since 1971.
Send a message to David Loeb