Praised for its “shimmering electronic textures” (Kyle Gann, Village Voice), the music of Douglas Geers utilizes technology extensively, often in multimedia contexts. Mr. Geers’ works have been performed worldwide, and he has won many grants and awards, including a Fulbright Scholarship, a 2001 American Composers Forum Composers Commissioning Project prize, and others from sources including Meet the Composer, ASCAP, and the Mellon Foundation. His works have been recorded on the Innova and SEAMUS labels. He teaches composition and electronic music at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA.
Date: March 28, 2003