Dr. Christopher Trapani (DMA '17) will join the Faculties of the LSU School of Music and the LSU Center for Computation and Technology as Assistant Professor of Experimental Music & Digital Media. He will begin in January 2024.
Born and raised in New Orleans, Dr. Trapani attended Harvard for undergrad. He spent almost the next decade abroad before studying at Columbia, in London, Istanbul, and Paris. At Columbia, he then studied under Tristan Murail, Georg Friedrich Haas, Fred Lerdahl, and George Lewis. Dr. Trapani says returning to Louisiana means a lot to him; his roots there have always been a large part of his identity. To read more about Dr. Trapani and his new opportunity, click here.