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–Christopher Stark

About Christopher Stark

Christopher StarkDescribed as “fetching and colorful” by the New York Times, Christopher Stark’s music has been performed in concert venues around the world from the Neue Synagoge Berlin to Carnegie Hall. His awards include the Underwood Commission from the American Composers Orchestra, and first place in the prix de composition from the Orléans International Piano Competition, and the ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Award. Stark’s music has been featured on NPR’s Performance Today and has been performed by such ensembles as the Alarm Will Sound, Sacramento Philharmonic, American Composers Orchestra, Buffalo Philharmonic, Dinosaur Annex, Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble, University of Texas Wind Ensemble, Aspen Contemporary Ensemble, Chamber Project St. Louis, and members of eighth blackbird. He has been commissioned by the Fromm Foundation, and Chamber Music America. Stark studied at Cornell University, Cincinnati Conservatory, and the University of Montana. He is currently an Assistant Professor at Washington University in St. Louis.