Michel Galante

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Office Address: 
621 Dodge Hall (Music Department Office)

Michel Galante is the conductor of the Argento Chamber Ensemble. He  has performed as principal, guest, and assistant conductor with orchestras and ensembles in the US, Canada, and Europe. His composition awards include Hertz, Fulbright, and Mellon fellowships, and prizes from ASCAP and the Composer's Guild. He holds a DMA in composition from Columbia University, and is the director of the orchestra program at The College of New Jersey.

Dissertation
Discovering sounds, creating instruments: Towards a practice of -composition. Three concert works from Lean-to (2007--2010): Duos and Trios for Flute, Marimba. "Epilogue" for alto flute, bassoon, trumpet, 2 percussion and electric guitar. "Flicker" for clarinet and piano
Columbia Degrees: 
DMA, Composition
2010