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.