Peter Lieuwen

Department of Performance Studies
College of Liberal Arts

Peter Lieuwen, professor and composer-in-residence, Department of Performance Studies, College of Liberal Arts, creates symphonic and chamber music the New York Times has hailed as “an attractive array of shimmering, shuddering sonorities”. His work has been commissioned, performed, and recorded by orchestras, small ensembles, and artists throughout North America and Europe. For his Arts & Humanities Fellowship project, Dr. Lieuwen will compose, perform, and record two new orchestral works: Concerto for Chamber Ensemble and Orchestra and Chamber Concerto. The project will involve interaction and collaboration with professional musicians from Austria, Brazil, Germany, Slovakia, and the United States.