Past Artist-in-Residence

Paul Moravec

Field of Study
From 7/2007 – 6/2009:

The recipient of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize in Music, Moravec has composed more than ninety orchestral, chamber, choral, lyric, film, and electro-acoustic arrangements. His new opera The Letter, composed at the Institute last year, is scheduled to premiere at the Santa Fe Opera in the summer of 2009. He also completed The Blizzard Voices, an evening-length oratorio, which Opera Omaha premiered in September 2008.

Dates at IAS
Columbia University D.M.A., 1987
Columbia University M.A., 1982
Harvard University B.A., 1975
Pulitzer Prize in Music 2004
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship 1994
Rockefeller Foundation Fellowship 1994
Charles Ives Award in Music Composition (American Academy of Arts and Letters) 1985
Rome Prize Fellowship (American Academy in Rome) 1984
Institute for Advanced Study 2007–2009 Artist-in-Residence 2007–08; Artistic Consultant 2008–09
Dartmouth College 1987–1996 Assistant Professor 1987–93; Associate Professor 1993–96
Columbia University 1985–1987 Preceptor and Director, Columbia University Composers' Colloquium