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Overview

  • Michael Annicchiarico received his Ph.D. and M.F.A. in composition from Brandeis University, and his B.M. in music theory from the University of New Hampshire.  He was promoted to full professor at UNH in 2014, where he teaches composition, music theory, ear training, and arranging. Professor Annicchiarico has composed works for film, orchestra, band, chorus and chamber ensembles, and has arranged numerous pieces for jazz bands, choirs and chamber ensembles.  His music has been performed by the Rutgers University Symphony Band and the University of Ohio Wind Ensemble, and his jazz arrangements have been performed by such groups as Our Big Band of Maine and the Jazz Heritage Orchestra of Cleveland.  The UNH Wind Symphony (Andrew Boysen, conductor) recorded all his wind ensemble music in 2015, and produced a CD available from Mark Masters. In the summer of 2017 Our Big Band recorded all of Mike’s Wayne Shorter arrangements with an eye toward producing a CD some time in 2018.  Currently, Mike is at work on The Reporter’s War, an opera about World War II.
  • Teaching Activities

  • Composition Taught course 2019
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2019
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2019
  • Theory I Taught course 2019
  • Advanced Composition Taught course 2018
  • Composition Taught course 2018
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2018
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2018
  • Theory I Taught course 2018
  • Advanced Composition Taught course 2018
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2018
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2018
  • Theory II Taught course 2018
  • Advanced Composition Taught course 2017
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2017
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2017
  • Theory II Taught course 2017
  • Advanced Composition Taught course 2017
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2017
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2017
  • Theory Seminar Taught course 2017
  • Composition Taught course 2016
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2016
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2016
  • Fundamentals of Music Theory Taught course 2016
  • Advanced Composition Taught course 2015
  • Analysis: Form and Structure Taught course 2015
  • Orchestration Taught course 2015
  • Advanced Composition Taught course 2015
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2015
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2015
  • Theory I Taught course 2015
  • Advanced Composition Taught course 2014
  • Advanced Composition Taught course 2014
  • Composition Taught course 2014
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2014
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2014
  • Theory I Taught course 2014
  • Theory II Taught course 2014
  • Advanced Composition Taught course 2014
  • Composition Taught course 2014
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2014
  • Ear Training II Taught course 2014
  • Theory II Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.M. Theology, University of New Hampshire
  • M.F.A. Composition, Brandeis University
  • Ph.D. Composition, Brandeis University
  • Ph.D. Music, Brandeis University
  • Full Name

  • Michael Annicchiarico