The School of Music welcomes Amy Williams, composer and pianist from University of Pittsburgh.
Williams has previously taught composition at Bennington College and Northwestern University and currently teaches at the University of Pittsburgh. She is the artistic director and composer-in-residence of the New Music On The Point festival in Vermont. Williams was also the recipient of numerous awards including Howard Foundation Fellowship for 2008-2009, a Fromm Music Foundation Commission in 2010 and a Creative Development Grant from the Heinz and Pittsburgh Foundations in 2012. She holds a PhD in composition from the State University of New York at Buffalo, where she also received her master's degree in piano performance.
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