Andrew Cole

Art Discipline: 
Appleton, WI
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Apr 7, 2014 to May 2, 2014

Andrew Seager Cole is a composer and media artist. He is a founding member of the Digital Honk Box ensemble and the Afternow collective and was the vice president of the Kansas City Electronic Music and Arts Alliance. His works have been performed at numerous festivals including ICMC, June in Buffalo, Music X, SEAMUS, and EABD. Awards include a 2013 Fulbright to New Zealand, the 2008 NACUSA Young Composer's Competition, the 2006 Prix d'Ete, and the Robert Hall Lewis and Otto Ortman Awards. Recent commissions include works for Bassist Jeremy Baguyos and the University of Nebraska at Omaha Wind Ensemble, The Hopkins Symphony Orchestra, and Saxophonist Nick Zoulek. Andrew holds a BA in philosophy and music from Goucher College, MM's in computer music and composition from Peabody Conservatory, and is currently ABD in Composition at the University of Missouri, Kansas City where he was a Doctoral Chancellor's Fellow.