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composer , university dean

George Zbigniew Arasimowicz, Canadian composer, university dean. Recipient 1st prize International Excellence Chamber Music Composition, 1997, Kenneth Davenport National Competition for Orchestral Works, 1996, commendation for excellence in composition Barlow Endowment, 1995, Covisions Recognition award in performing arts Colorado Council on the Arts, 1994, others; Guggenheim fellow, 1997.

Background

Arasimowicz, George Zbigniew was born on February 3, 1954 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Came to the United States, 1979. Son of Stanley and Irene (Dubowik) Arasimowicz.

Education

Bachelor with honors, Carleton University, Ottawa, 1976. Bachelor of Music, University Toronto, 1976. Master of Arts, McGill University, Montreal, 1979.

Postgraduate, Chopin State Academy Music, Warsaw, Poland, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, San Diego, 1982.

Career

Assistant professor Southern California College, Costa Mesa, 1982-1983, University Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, 1984-1989. Associate professor University Colorado, Denver, 1988-1994, chair department music, 1994-1997. Dean Conservatory, Wheaton (Illinois) College, since 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer.

Membership

Member American Society of Composers, College Music Society, American Music Center, Computer Music Association.

Connections

Married Lorraine Deborah Krawchuk, June 21, 1986. Children: Andrew, Kimberly.

father:
Stanley Arasimowicz

mother:
Irene (Dubowik) Arasimowicz

spouse:
Lorraine Deborah Krawchuk

children:
Andrew Arasimowicz

Kimberly Arasimowicz