Associate Professor of Composition
Michael Theodore is currently on the faculty of the University of Colorado Boulder, where he teaches music composition and technology. Theodore was born in 1968 and raised in New York City. Principal teachers include Lewis Spratlan (Amherst College, BA, Summa Cum Laude), Jonathan Berger, Jacob Druckman, and Martin Bresnick (Yale School of Music, MM) Roger Reynolds and Miller Puckette (University of California, San Diego, PhD). In the past several years Theodore’s music has been performed by the Sonor Ensemble, Speculum Musicae, the Steven Shick/Maya Beiser Duo, and The New Julliard Ensemble, and has been featured in festivals in the United States, Europe, Japan and Australia. Theodore is also active as a multimedia collaborator, having created a number of works with dancer and performance artist Michelle Spencer.