Queens College Aaron Copland School of Music

Aaron Copland School of Music

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Vacancy Announcement

The Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College is currently conducting a search for Senior College Laboratory Technician/Piano Technician. Reporting directly to the Director of Administration of the Aaron Copland School of Music, the Senior College Laboratory Technician/Piano Technician is responsible for upkeep and maintenance for the Aaron Copland School of Music's 100 pianos, plus harpsichords, fortepiano, and organ.

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Hours and Location

Music Building
Room 203
Queens College, CUNY
65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Queens, NY 11367-1597
(Tel) 718-997-3800
(Fax) 718-997-3849

Mon-Thurs 9:00 am - 4:45 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Bruce Saylor

Bruce Saylor

Professor

Fields of Study:
Composition

Degrees and Studies:
PhD, City University of New York

Biographical Information:
An award-winning scholarship student at The Juilliard School, Saylor earned his PhD from the CUNY Graduate Center. He also studied at the Accademia di Santa Cecilia in Rome. His catalogue of commissioned works includes four operas, including "Orpheus Descending" after Tennessee Williams, and "The Image Maker" after James Merrill. He has composed many large-scale works for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, a symphony, two concertos and smaller pieces for orchestra; piano music, instrumental music, much vocal-chamber music, and many published choral pieces. He has provided scores for theatrical productions and dance, and special music for important national occasions and religious events, among them President Clinton's Second Inaugural and the Papal visits of John Paul II and Benedict XVI. His work with American soprano Jessye Norman includes the original music and arrangements for two best-selling holiday CDs and her "Sacred Ellington" concert which has toured the world. Among Saylor's awards are the Guggenheim, Fulbright, Mellon, the Ives Scholarship and the Music Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the National Composition Prize from the National Society of Arts and Letters, and a major award for composition from the Ingram Merrill Foundation.

Office:
Music Building 309

Phone:
718-997-3857

Email:
brucesaylor@aol.com

Website:
http://www.brucesaylorcomposer.com


 

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