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Morris, Robert

Born: 1943 AD
Currently alive, at 70 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Composers

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1943 – He was born on the 19th day of October this year in Cheltenham, England. Morris received his musical education at the Eastman School of Music.

 

1975 – He was a McDowell Colony fellow. He has been guest composer at many festivals and series of new music. He has composed over 160 works including computer and improvisational music.

 

1980 – He joined the faculty of the Eastman School of Music where he presently teaches as Professor of Composition.

 

1988 – He was the recipient of the "Outstanding Publication Award" of the Society for Music Theory.

 

1999 – He was the Chairperson of the Composition Department from this year until 2005, and before that a member of both the composition and music theory departments.

 

2001 – He was recognized for his article "Voice Leading Spaces. Morris is presently Co-editor of Perspectives of New Music and Contributing Editor of The Open Space Magazine.
 


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