Jon Christopher Nelson

Department: 
Composition Studies
College: 
College of Music
Email: 
jnelson@cube.cemi.unt.edu
Phone: 
(940) 565-4926
Expertise: 
Music Composition, Computer music
Education: 
PhD, Music Composition and Theory, Brandeis University
Activities: 
Director of the UNT Center for Experimental Music and Intermedia. Winner of the International Electroacoustic Music Competition's 1996 Bourges International Quadrivium Prize. Works published by the American Composers Alliance. Works recorded on the SEAMUS, ICMC, NEUMA, Fondazione Russolo Pratella and Bourges labels. Awards include fellowships fro the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Fulbright Commission. Holds a bachelor's degree in music and music education from Bethel College and master's and doctoral degrees in music composition and theory from Brandeis University.