Instructor, Composition and Music Theory

Dr. Amanda Bono recently received her D.M.A. in Music Composition from The Catholic University of America in May 2016. An active composer of works for the concert hall and stage, her music is frequently programmed on concerts and during festivals in the United States and abroad. Recent commissions include works for Etchings Music Festival, highSCORE Music Festival, Atlantic Music Festival, New Voices @ CUA, Valencia International Performance Academy and Festival, and The Atlantic Center for the Arts. Additionally, she has also been commissioned to create stage works for Synetic Theatre, The Shakespeare Theatre Company, and CUAdrama. In addition to writing music, her research interests include the works of twentieth and twenty-first century composers, particularly the works of Ellen Taaffe Zwilich and other contemporary women composers.

Composition Professors and Instructors

Music Theory Professors and Instructors

John Peterson

John Peterson
Associate Professor
Composition/Theory Area Coordinator
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Stanley Fink

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