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Dr. George Chave

Professor
Area: Music Theory and Composition

Phone: 817-272-2481
Email: chave@uta.edu
Office Location: FA 307
Degree(s): Ph.D. Washington University, M.M. Binghamton University, B.M. Syracuse University
Mentis Profile: https://www.uta.edu/profiles/george-chave

The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, the Texas Music Teachers Association, the Saint Francis University Chorale and numerous others have commissioned works by George Chave.  He was a fellow at the Sundance Film Institute and the Ragdale Artist Colony, and his music is performed on festivals and concerts throughout the United States and in Mexico, Canada, Europe and Korea.  Chave’s work was awarded Grand Prize in the 1985 Oriana International Trio Competition, Grand Prize in the 1996 Best Song in the Universe, first and third prizes respectively in the 2011 and 2012 Longfellow International Choral Competition, first prize in the 2012 Vincent Silliman Hymn and Choral Composition Competition, second prize in the 2013 Texas Tech University Trombone Ensemble Composition Contest, and honorable mention in the 2015 International Church Music Search.  Chave is a professor of music at the University of Texas at Arlington where he has taught since 1992.  Chave’s musical output runs the gamut from solo and chamber instrumental works to Opera and Musicals. His music can be found at: www.chavemusic.com.