Christopher Zuar

Christopher Zuarʼs music has been performed by The Westchester Jazz Orchestra, The New York/BMI Jazz Orchestra, Jazz Band Classic, and The New England Conservatory Jazz Composerʼs Workshop Orchestra among others. Feeling at home writing both contemporary jazz and classical, Zuarʼs music has been hailed as ...clever, intuitive, engaging, accessible and ultimately beautiful. In 2012, Zuar won a prestigious ASCAP Young Jazz Composers award for his piece \"Remembrance\".

Zuar holds a BM in Jazz Composition from the New England Conservatory in Boston. He is currently pursuing a Masters degree in Jazz composition at the Manhattan School of Music.

Christopher\'s compositon \"Rustic Elegance\" will premiere by the Jazz program on May 20, 2013 at The Allen Room.


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