D.M.A., Stanford University
B.A., M.A., Central Conservatory, Beijing, China
Kui Dong was born in Beijing, China and received B.A. and M.A. degrees in theory and composition from the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing. In 1991 she moved to the United States, where she obtained a Doctoral degree in composition from Stanford University.
Kui Dong's compositions span diverse genres and styles and include ballet, orchestral and chamber works, chorus, electro-acoustic music, film scores, and multi-media art. Among the honors and awards she has received, most noticeably are the ISCM international composition prize, Austria's Prix Ars Electronics (Honorary), Italy's Val Tidone Composition competition, The Serge Koussevitzky Music Foundation, the Fromm Music Foundation, Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust, Meet The Composer USA/Commissioning Program, ASCAP Award for Young Composers and first Prize in the Alea III International Composition Competition and the first prize of China National Dance Music.
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Phone: (603) 646-2051
Fax: (603) 646-2551
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Last Updated: 8/26/11