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Music educator

Corey Michael Christiansen, music educator. Named Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America, 1986, Outstanding Jazz Guitarist, Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival, 1994-1995; recipient Distinguished Young Alumnus award, Utah State University, 2007. Teacher, group service Latter Day Saints Church, Smithfield, Utah.

Background

Christiansen, Corey Michael Son of Michael K. and Katherine Mather Christiansen.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Utah State University, Logan, 1996. MM, University South Florida, Tampa, 1999.

Career

Adjunct professor University South Florida, 1999—2000. Senior editor and clincian Mel Bay Publications, Inc., Pacific, Missouri. Artist-in-residence Atlanta Institute Music, since 2007.

Artist-in-residence, consultant Arts West, Boise, Idaho, since 2009. Professor music Utah State University, since 2008. Visiting professor music Indiana University, Bloomington.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Musician (producer, recording artist): (jazz) MB3: Jazz Hits Volume 1. Musician: (jazz Civil Defense) Awakening, (Digital Video Disc) Vic Juris and Corey Christiansen Live at the Smithsonian Jazz Cafe. Producer: (Digital Video Disc) Peter Bernstein: Live at Smoke, (Civil Defense) Vic Juris A Second Look.

      Author: (several books) Mel Bay Publications, Incorporated.

Membership

Teacher, group service Latter Day Saints Church, Smithfield, Utah.

Connections

Married Nikkol Lewis, July 10, 1997. Children: Beck, Kaiya, Crede, Sophia.

father:
Michael K.

mother:
Katherine Mather Christiansen

spouse:
Nikkol Lewis

child:
Beck Christiansen

child:
Kaiya Christiansen

child:
Crede Christiansen

child:
Sophia Christiansen