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Jeffrey Hoover
Jeffrey Hoover
 Jeffrey Hoover
born September 11, 1959

In this capacity he guides all aspects of the music program as well as teaches music theory and.composition He enjoys a multi- faceted career as an active.composer, arranger, clinician, and teacher and maintains an active schedule of guest conducting throughout the state and region

One unique aspect of Hoover’s work is his personal interdisciplinary approach when he.combines his compositions with his own paintings, creating synergetic works The relationship of the paintings to the music - action paintings on stage or strictly executed studio tableaux - explores how the boundaries of an artistic work may extend beyond a single discipline His work is seen in exhibitions and in concerts where action paintings are created by Hoover, or where images of his paintings are projected while the musicians perform his music His experience as a musical performer includes both classical and jazz music; a saxophonist and conductor of band, orchestra, and jazz ensemble As a producer of New Music Today concerts, he is active in bringing together the audience,.composers, and performers
Born on September 11, 1959, Jeffrey Hoover holds a Ph D in Fine Arts (Composition and Interdisciplinary Fine Arts) from Texas Tech University, as well as a M M in Composition and Musicology and Bch Sc in Music Education from Ball State University He studied composition with David Foley, Ernesto Pellegrini, Loretta Jankowski, Mary Jean vanAppledorn, and electronic studio techniques with Cleve Scott and Steven Paxton Jeffrey Hoover is the Chairman of Fine, Performing & Applied Arts at Illinois Central College, East Peoria, Illinois
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