Matthew Schreibeis

Art Discipline: 
Philadelphia, PA
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Dec 10, 2012 to Dec 21, 2012

The music of Matthew Schreibeis, which includes electronic and acoustic works, as well as music for Western and Korean instruments, combines highly-syncopated counterpoint with rhythmically-charged lyricism. His works have been performed throughout the U.S., Germany, Switzerland, and Korea. Honors include grants from the American Composers Forum and University of Pennsylvania, commissions from the Hanson Institute for American Music and the University of Nevada Las Vegas, residencies at Yaddo and Virginia Center for Creative Arts, and 1st Prize in the National Association of Composers USA Young Composers Competition. He received degrees from the Eastman School of Music (B.M.) and the University of Pennsylvania (Ph.D.), where he is currently Lecturer. He has also served as a Visiting Professor at Korea University in Seoul.