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andrew scott israelsen

 

composer // performer // educator // sound design

 
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Biography

Music Is Best

 

History:

Born in Upland, CA, USA.

Raised in Aurora, IL, USA by loving parents and older sisters.

About:

Fascinated with sound, machines, computers, music, math, and puppets.

Active sound artist, composer, educator, performer, tinkerer, and luthier.

Inventor of unique musical things.

Curiously attuned to improvisation.

Current residence: Tustin, CA USA.

Education:

Master of Arts in Teaching Music K - 12,

University of Alaska Southeast Juneau 2017

 

Master of Music in Composition,

University of Alberta 2015

 

Bachelor of Music in Composition and Double Bass Performance,

Illinois State University 2011

 

Recent Happenings:

SoundStreams Emerging Composer Workshop, Toronto, ON, Canada 2016

Artist Residency @ Art Farm, Marquette, NE 2015.

Artist Residency @ Art Farm, Marquette, NE 2014.

Charlotte New Music Festival, Charlotte, NC, 2013.

SoundSCAPE New Music Festival, Maccagno, Italy, 2012.