Now at Copland House
Michael Fiday’s music has been commissioned and performed extensively throughout the U. S., Europe, and elsewhere by a diverse range of performers, including the Cincinnati, Atlanta, and Oakland East Bay Symphonies, American Composers Orchestra, Percussion Ensemble of The Hague, pianists James Tocco and Marc-Andre Hamelin, and electric guitarist Seth Josel. He has had numerous awards, grants, and residencies from the Fromm and Barlow Foundations, American Composers Forum, BMI, ASCAP, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, MacDowell Colony, Yaddo, Headlands Center for the Arts, and Ohio Arts Council. He studied at the Universities of Colorado and Pennsylvania, and worked with Louis Andriessen in Amsterdam under the auspices of a Fulbright Grant. He is Professor of Composition at the College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati.