Jacob Sachs-Mishalanie     




  • [in progress] PhD in Music, CUNY Graduate Center, New York, NY
  • 2018 Master of Arts, CUNY Graduate Center, New York, NY
  • 2013 Bachelor of Music, summa cum laude, SUNY Purchase, Purchase, NY

university teaching experience:

Hunter College
Adjunct Assistant Professor, F.2019 - Present
Courses: Music Technology & Performance, Introduction to Music Technology.

Brooklyn College
Adjunct Instructor, F.2017 – Present
Graduate Teaching Fellow, F.2014 – S.2017
Courses: Electroacoustic Music i & ii, Introduction to Music Technology, Music Theory 1, Fundamentals of Music, Music: Its Language, History, and Culture.

LaGuardia Community College
Mellon Humanities Alliance Teaching Fellow, F.2017 - S.2020
Courses: Critical Thinking, Devised Theater.

principal composition teachers:

Suzanne Farrin, Jason Eckardt, Du Yun, Jeff Nichols, & Huang Ruo

festivals & conferences:

2020 | Unheard-of//Collaborative Composition Initiative Online
2017 | West Fork New Music Festival, Fairmont, WV
2017 | Valencia International Performance Academy & Festival (VIPA), Valencia, Spain
2017 | New West Electronic Arts & Music Organization (NWEAMO), San Diego, CA
2017 | US Navy Band International Saxophone Symposium, Fairfax, VA
2016 | New West Electronic Arts & Music Organization (NWEAMO), Tokyo, Japan
2016 | International Computer Music Conference (ICMC), Utrecht, Netherlands
2016 | Montréal Contemporary Music Lab (LMCML), Montréal, Québec
2012 | The Cortona Sessions for New Music, Cortona, Italy

fellowships & grants:

2020 | Creative GC: Art and Science Connect
2020 | Finalist in the Lake George Composition Competition
2017-20 | CUNY Humanities Alliance Graduate Teaching Fellow, supported by the Andrew W. Mellon foundation
2018 | Finalist for World Music Days, nominated by New Music Miami
2017 | VIPA Festival Music Technology Fellowship
2013-17 | CUNY Graduate Center Teaching Fellowship
2016 | International Computer Music Association Student Travel Grant