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Bob Priest, Ph.D.

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Department of Music
rpriest@marylhurst.edu

Education

Ph.D. in Music Composition, University of Victoria
MM in Composition and Theory, University of Washington
BM, Classical Guitar, North Carolina School of the Arts

Additional Training

Paris Conservatory, class of Olivier Messiaen

Composition studies with Witold Lutoslawski and Robert Ward

Classical guitar studies with Pepe Romero & Andres Segovia (Master Class)

Instrument/Subject

Composition

About

Bob Priest is the founder and artistic director of the Seattle Spring Festival of Contemporary Music & World Arts. He's also the artistic director of Free Marz String Trio of Portland, Oregon.

Awards and Fellowships

Fulbright Scholar, Chopin Academy of Music, Warsaw, Poland
MacDowell Colony
National Endowment for the Arts

 


 

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