Matthew Schreibeis, Ph.D.
B.M., Eastman School of Music
M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
The music of Matthew Schreibeis has been performed at the Juilliard School, University of Chicago, Berlin's Universität der Künste, June in Buffalo Festival, Hindemith Foundation in Switzerland, and National Gugak Center in Seoul, among others. Particularly influenced by Korean music, he designed and taught new courses on Korean traditional and contemporary music and media at the University of Pennsylvania and Korea University. He is Artistic Director of Sound Dialogue Project, an ensemble dedicated to the interface between traditional and contemporary musics.
Honors include commissions by the Hanson Institute for American Music, Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture, and University of Nevada; grants from American Composers Forum and the University of Pennsylvania; residencies at Yaddo, Virginia Center for Creative Arts, and Kimmel Harding Nelson Center; 1st Prize in the NACUSA Young Composers Competition; and a full fellowship to the 2013 Aspen Music Festival.
At Saint Joseph's he teaches music history, American music, music fundamentals, violin, and chamber music.