Mike Truesdell

Mike Truesdell

Assistant Professor of Percussion

School of Music
College of Performing and Visual Arts

Contact Information

Phone
(970) 351-2226
Office
Frasier 51

Education

D.M.A. - The Juilliard School
M.M. - The Juilliard School
B.M. - Lawrence University

Professional/Academic Experience

Rutgers University
Columbia University
Zeltsman Marimba Festival
nief-norf Summer Festival

Research/Areas of Interest

Contemporary Music / Performance Art
World Music
Orchestral Music
Collaboration
Igor Stravinsky

Publications/Creative Works

Dissertation: "A Tale of Histoire" (interpreting Igor Stravinsky's Histoire du Soldat)

Recordings:
Renee Fleming - Christmas in New York
Vanguard Jazz Orchestra - Overtime: The Music of Bob Brookmeyer
Elliott Carter - 103rd Birthday Concert
John Zorn - Fragmentation, Prayers and Interjections

Honors and Awards

TROMP International Percussion Competition - 2nd prize
Presser Graduate Music Award

Professional Website

http://www.miketruesdell.com

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