Thomas Schultz


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Braun Music Center Rm. 207

Thomas Schultz

Senior Lecturer
Area(s) of Expertise
Degrees / Education
BMus with Honors, University of Texas at Austin, Piano performance (1974)
MFA, California Institute of the Arts, Piano performance (1977)
DMA, University of Colorado, Boulder, Piano performance (1986)

Studied with John Perry (at Oberlin and the University of Texas) and Leonard Stein.

Solo recitals in Berlin, Vienna (Schoenberg Festival), Kyoto, Seoul, New York, San Francisco, Berkeley, Korea’s Tongyoung Festival, the Festival of New American Music in Sacramento, and the April in Santa Cruz Festival.

Appearances as soloist at Alice Tully Hall (NYC), the Other Minds Festival (San Francisco), and the Colorado Music Festival.

Chamber music performances with Robert Craft’s 20th Century Classics Ensemble (NYC), the Da Camera Society of Houston, the San Francisco Contemporary Music Players, and the St. Lawrence String Quartet.

Recordings on MusicMasters, Newport Classics, Seoul Records. Recording of solo works for Belgian Radio (Brussels).

Has worked closely with eminent composers including John Cage, Morton Feldman, Elliott Carter, Frederic Rzewski, Christian Wolff, Hyo-shin Na, Earle Brown, and Jonathan Harvey, and has given recitals and lectures devoted to the music of Cage and Rzewski.