Craig Levesque

Craig Levesque is a composer, arranger, copyist, and horn player based in Central New Jersey. His music has been performed throughout the country and he has been commissioned by groups throughout the Northeast.

Levesque serves as a part-time lecturer at Rutgers University, where he has taught theory, analysis, ear training, and orchestration. At the Westminster Conservatory of Music, he serves as chair of the Theory and Composition Department and teaches horn, composition, theory, and ear training. He performs regularly with the Westminster Winds (the faculty woodwind quintet of the Westminster Conservatory) and the Atlas Brass Quintet.

Levesque holds degrees from of the University of New Hampshire (BA, music theory and composition; MA, music history) and Rutgers University (PhD, music theory and composition). His primary horn teachers were John Boden and Jean Rife, and his primary composition teachers were Niel Sir, Dr. Andrew Boysen Jr., and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Charles Wuorinen