PQ Master Music Theory & Composition Teacher
Black Hawk College Faculty
Dr. Xu is a composer holding composition degrees from Florida State University (D.M.), the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (M.M.), and Shanghai Conservatory of Music (B.M.). By His music has been performed by leading orchestras such as the Albany Symphony Orchestra, Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra, Shanghai Opera House Orchestra, North/South Consonance Chamber Orchestra, and ensembles such as Slee Sinfonietta, Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble, Arditti Quartet, icarus Quartet, and Kamratōn ensemble. His music has been performed around the globe and featured in national and international conferences and festivals such as June in Buffalo, SICPP, highSCORE, SPLICE, NYCEMF, and SCI Conferences.
Currently, he teaches electronic music and music theory at Black Hawk College.