Stephen Newby Scores

Institution: Columbia College Chicago - Center for Black Music Research
Address:
618 South Michigan
Chicago, Illinois 60605
Phone: (312) 369-7586
Website
Date: 1990-1994
Extent: 1.67 Linear Feet
Finding Aid

Abstract
Biographical/Historical Note:
Stephen Michael Newby directs the Gospel Choir and is a native of Detroit, MI. He received his BA in vocal music education and flute performance from Madonna College in Livonia, MI. His MM in jazz composition and arranging was earned from the University of Massachusetts. There his studies in composition were under the supervision of Robert Sutton, Frederick Tillis, Jeff Holmes and Robert Stern. He completed his DMA in composition at The University of Michigan. There he studied with William Albright, Michael Daugherty, George Wilson, Fred Lerdahl and Pulitzer Prize winners William Bolcom and Leslie Bassett. He has worked with gospel choirs, vocal jazz ensembles and traditional choral groups for more than 30 years.

Scope and Content Note:
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