David Myska

Chair - Music Research and Composition
Professor (Composition)
CEARP Co-Director
Office: TC 222
Phone: (519) 661-2111 x85366
Email: dmyska@uwo.ca


PhD (Harvard University, 1983)

Website: http://publish.uwo.ca/~dmyska/

Associate of the Canadian Music Centre

Co-director, Composition, Electroacoustic Research, and Performance Facility (CEARP)

Research Interests: Instrumental, vocal and electroacoustic composition and performance; analysis; the music of Stravinsky; computer applications in music.

Representative Original Works

  • String Quintet “Printemps” (2016)
  • Like As The Waves (2014) solo compact disc
  • Gravity Lessons (2013) Wind Ensemble
  • Five Songs on Sonnets by William Shakespeare (2004, 2012) mezzo-soprano, cello
  • Con Sequenze (2011) violin and viola
  • Sinfonia Traces (2010) piano
  • On the Steps (2010) solo compact disc
  • Lynx (2010) guitar
  • Sinfonia Concertante (2009) orchestra
  • On the Steps of Mariyinsky Palace (2008) violin, clarinet, piano
  • Five Pieces for Violoncello (2007)
  • Psyche (2005-06) orchestra
  • Five Movements in Reflection (2004, 2007) violin, clarinet, harp
  • Chloris (2001) orchestra
  • Élégie - cloches (1998) Yamaha Disklavier piano and MAX software
  • Mensural Canons Improvisation Study (1998) Keyboard/synthesizer study for MAX software
  • Psalm 10 (1996-97) mezzo-soprano, flute, clarinet, harp, digital sample synthesizer, viola, cello and double bass
  • Zephyrus (1994-96) orchestra
  • Images (1990-91) flute and digital synthesizer
  • Three Songs on Poems by W.H. Auden (1988) baritone voice and piano
  • Music for Brass and Percussion (1988) Fantasy (1986) harp and MIDI ensemble
  • Quilt (1985) viola and digital synthesis
  • Ballade (1982) solo piano
  • Music for Piano and Chimes (1980) 4-channel tape
  • String Quartet (1978)
  • Trio (1977) oboe, clarinet and bassoon.