Manion, Michael

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Michael Manion


Born: 1952

Died: 30 August 2012

Country: Grand Rapids, Michigan USA

Studies: Oberlin Conservatory; University of Illinois; Mills College Center for Contemporary Music; Musikhochschule in Cologne; University of Sussex




Michael Manion (b. 1952, U.S.A.), composer, holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the Oberlin Conservatory, and a Master of Music degree from the University of Illinois, and has also studied at the Mills College Center for Contemporary Music, the Musikhochschule in Cologne, and the University of Sussex. As a percussionist, he has performed with symphony orchestras, new music ensembles, jazz bands, and rock groups. Publications include "Stockhausen in Den Haag", Introduction to the Superformula of Donnerstag aus Licht," and "From Tape Loops to MIDI: Karlheinz Stockhausen's Forty Years of Electronic Music". Recent performances include festivals such as Trapezium, EX MACHINA, and the Rheinisches Musikfest. Founding member of GIMIK, Initiative Musik und Informatik, Köln. His music is published by the Feedback StudioVerlag, Cologne. [1]

Works for Percussion

MetaMarimba; Percussion Trio; Synthesizers (2)
Music for Flute and Marimba - Marimba, Flute
Music for Solo Vibraphone - Vibraphone
Music for Violin and Marimba - Marimba, Violin