Joshua Marquez, Filipino American Composer
August 21-23, 2014 - Putrefaction will be performed at the Birmingham New Music Festival in Birmingham, Alabama.
July 7-18, 2014 - Intensive Associate, Saint Mary's College Summer Composition Intensive.
June 2-8, 2014 - Putrefaction was performed at the New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival (NYCEMF 2014).
April 26, 2014 - Flare was performed by Allison Offerman at University of Missouri - Kansas City.
April 6, 2014 - Flare was premiered by Allison Offerman at University of Iowa, SCI Conference.
February 22, 2014 - Putrefaction was performed at the National Student Electronic Music Event (N_SEME 2014) in Statesboro, Georgia.
December 2013 - Putrefaction was premiered at University of Iowa, Electronic Music Studio Concert.
November 16, 2013 - Fingerprint Skin Graft was performed by the Center for New Music at the University of Michigan.
November 14, 2013 - Fingerprint Skin Graft was performed by the Center for New Music at the University of Iowa, Composer's Workshop.
November 5, 2013 - Fingerprint Skin Graft was performed by the Contemporary Chamber Players at Stony Brook University.
October 11, 2013 - Cold Star was performed by the JACK Quartet at the University of Iowa.
He has studied with David Gompper, Mark Engebretson, Alejandro Rutty, Ran Whitley, William Pruett, Milen Parashkevov, and Dwayne Wilson in addition to private studies Samuel Adler, Derek Bermel, David Biedenbender, Anthony Cheung, Roshanne Etezady, Michael Harrison, Peter Hulen, Laura Kaminsky, Kristin Kuster, Zae Munn, Michael Schelle, and Marilyn Shrude. Joshua has presented music, performed, and participated in master classes with: David Lang, Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Jakov Jakoulov, Douglas James, Pasquale Rucco, Maestro Francesco Soler, and Elliot Frank.
Joshua currently resides in Iowa City where he teaches composition, guitar, and is the director of the Young Composers Program at Rosazza Lesson Studios. Marquez is a Teaching Assistant at the University of Iowa where he works with the Center for New Music and teaches undergraduate composition lessons.