Howard Cinnamon, Music Director
Dr. Cinnamon has presented papers on the music of Brahms, Liszt, Schoenberg, Stravinsky and Tchaikovsky at numerous scholarly conferences, and has published papers on Liszt, Schoenberg, Bach, and Chopin in Music Theory Spectrum, Theory and Practice, In Theory Only, Indiana Theory Review, Intégral and Gamut.
He was a member of the Executive Board of the Music Theory Society of New York State (2008 - 2013) and previously served as its Treasurer (1991-95). He is currently Professor and Coordinator of Music Theory/Composition at Hofstra University and was Chair of its Department of Music from 2001-2010
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For over 20 years, Dr. Cinnamon has served as the Music Director and Conductor for the Island Symphony Orchestra.
A distinguished music theorist and conductor, Dr. Cinnamon received his B.A. from The City College, CUNY, his M.A. from Queens College, CUNY, and his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan. He has served as Music Director of the Long Beach (LI) Symphony and the Bay Area (BAFFA) Symphony, as Interim Director of the Hofstra University Orchestra and as Conductor of the Hofstra Summer Reading Orchestra. He has also appeared regularly as Guest Conductor of the Massapequa Philharmonic.
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