Music

Flute

  • Expertise

    Flute

Head of Keyboard

Piano

  • Expertise

    Piano

Chancellor's Scholar and Associate Professor, Music Theory

Christopher Doll teaches undergraduate courses in theory, analysis, and composition, as well as first-year Byrne seminars and interdisciplinary honors seminars in popular music. His graduate seminars explore a range of theoretical and analytical topics, covering Bach, Chopin, Mozart, popular music, song since 1900, current issues in music theory, serialism, tonality since 1900, and twentieth-century theory. Prior to his arrival at Rutgers in 2007, Doll led courses at Columbia University, Stony Brook University, the Cincinnati College-Conservatory, and the Barnard College Pre-College.

  • Expertise

    Composition/Theory

Saxophone

  • Expertise

    Saxophone

Double Bass

  • Expertise

    Double Bass

Head of Voice and Co-Head of Opera

  • Education

    BM in Voice
    BM in Theory and Conducting
    MM in Voice

    All degrees from the Rubin Academy in Jerusalem, Israel

  • Publications

    Recordings

    Bernstein L. (2002). Concerto For Orchestra "Jubilee Games" - 4. Benediction: Moderato, invocando [Recorded by Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, L. Bernstein, and E. Chama]. On Bernstein conducts Bernstein [7 CDs]. Berlin, Germany: Universal Classics & Jazz.

    Golijov O. (2006). Ainadamar / Act 2: Federico - 7. Confesión [Recorded by Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Ladies of the Atlanta Symphony Chorus, R. Spano, K. O'Connor, E. Chama, R. Asklof, S. Mayer, and N. Mackenzie]. On Fountain of Tears [CD]. Deutsche Grammophon.

    McFaul T. (2002). Mass in C minor [Recorded by Chamber players of New York, The Fry Street Quartet, T. McFaul, G. Feeney, J. Thorngren, M. Kofman, D. Meek, E. Valdes, and E. Chama]. On Mass in C minor [2 CDs].

    Wolfgang A. M. (2005). Le nozze di Figaro [Recorded by Fiorentino Maggio Musicale Orchestra, Fiorentino Maggio Musicale Chorus, S. Bertocchi, C. Bosi, E. Chama, P. Ciofi, M. Comparato, E. Contucci, G. Donadini, L. Gallo, E. Gvazava, G. Ricci, G. Surian]. On MOZART: Le nozze di Figaro (NTSC) [DVD]. Florence, Italy: TDKDVD.

  • Awards

    2006

    • Grammy Awards soloist collaboration for "Best Opera Recording" and "Best Classical Contemporary”. for the World-premiere recording of Argentinean composer Osvaldo Golijov: Opera Ainadamar.

    1997

    • The Richard F. Gold-Best Debut Artist Award at New York City Opera, Lincoln Center.

    1996

    • William M. Sullivan Foundation Grant winner, NY, USA

    1992

    • Finalist at the International Singing Competition of Toulouse, France

    1990

    • Finalist of The Bruce Yarnell Competition for Basses and Baritones, NY, USA

    1988

    • First Prize in Chamber Music Interpretation, The Rubin Academy of Music and Dance, Jerusalem, Israel

    1987

    • First Prize in 20th. Century Music Interpretation, The Rubin Academy of Music and Dance, Jerusalem, Israel

    1986

    • Finalist, The Israeli National Radio Competition for young musicians, Jerusalem, Israel

Piano

  • Education

    BM, MM – Manhattan School of Music

    DMA – Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University.

  • Expertise

    Piano, Chamber Music

Jazz Saxophone

Saxophonist Ralph Bowen performs in the New York jazz scene, clubs, concert halls, and festivals worldwide.

  • Expertise

    Jazz saxophone, jazz theory, jazz improv

Director of University Bands
Wind Conducting, Music Education
 

  • Expertise

    Music Education, Symphony Band

Director, Head of Music Education

  • Expertise

    Music Education, Instrumental Conducting