MUSIC COMPOSITION

BEGINNING CLASS COMPOSITION II

 Spring 2014 + 2017  : : Taught as Instructor of Record

University of North Texas, College of Music : : MUCP 1190/3090

Lectured composition/theory majors on : post-tonal theory • extended notation/calligraphy • advanced
rhythm • music as proccess • indeterminacy & aleatory • minimalism • timbre, texture, space • electronic
music • postmodernism • conceptual music

BEGINNING CLASS COMPOSITION I

 Fall 2013  : : Taught as Teaching Fellow under Joseph Klein

University of North Texas, College of Music : : MUCP 1180/3080

Lectured composition/theory/performance majors on : notation/calligraphy • tonal melodic theory •
text setting • melodic and harmonic variations • polytonality • and 12-tone thought & technique

INDIVIDUAL COMPOSITION LESSONS I+II

 Fall 2015 + Spring 2016  : : Taught as Instructor of Record

University of North Texas, College of Music : : MUCP 2180+2190

Advanced individual lessons with composition majors structured on : 21st Century notational concepts
and practices • analyses of selected 20th & 21st Century repertoire • discussion of the student’s
compositions • overview of historically significant theoretical works

INDIVIDUAL COMPOSITION LESSONS I+II

 Fall 2012 + Spring 2013  : : Taught as Instructor of Record

University of Louisville, School of Music : : MUS 143+144

Individual lessons with composition majors structured on : 20th Century notational concepts
and practices • analyses of selected 20th Century repertoire • discussion of the student’s
compositions • overview of historically significant theoretical works

INSTRUMENTATION

 Fall 2016  : : Taught as Instructor of Record

University of North Texas, College of Music : : MUCP 4310

Lectured composition/theory/performance majors on the qualities & technical capabilities of the
instruments of the standard modern orchestra. The course was structured around a series of readings,
assignments, exams, guest presentations, and composition/transcription projects

COMPUTER ASSISTED COMPOSITION

 Course not yet taught 

AUDIO TECHNOLOGY

FUNDAMENTALS OF AUDIO

 Summer+Fall 2017  : : Taught as Adjunct Instructor

Art Institute of Dallas : : AUDA 101

Lectured media / audio production majors on : the principles of studio production • study of sound
characteristics • basic acoustics • ergonomics • techniques for studio and field recording

INTERMEDIATE AUDIO

 Summer 2017  : : Taught as Adjunct Instructor

Art Institute of Dallas : : AUDA 103

Lectured media / audio production majors on : recording and processing equipment • signal flow using
block diagrams • audio transmission, manipulation, and delivery systems including cables, connectors,
consoles, microphones, amplifiers, loudspeakers • history of electronic music.

DIGITAL AUDIO I

 Fall 2017  : : Taught as Adjunct Instructor

Art Institute of Dallas : : AUDA 113

Lectured media / audio production majors on : digital audio production theories, practices, and tools
• non-linear editing techniques • ProTools 12 at the intermediate level

SYNTHESIS

 Course scheduled to be taught in Winter 2018 

INTERMEDIATE AUDIO

 Course scheduled to be taught in Winter 2018 

MUSIC ANALYSIS

THE ITALIAN AVANT-GARDE (1950 1980)

 Course not yet taught