AMDA Faculty since: 2015
Robert Halvorson is a composer, arranger,
vocalist and multi-instrumentalist with emphasis in extended vocal technique,
contemporary concert music, orchestral and music chamber, folk music, pop music
and country music. He is a consummate vocalist and arranger with a
four-and-a-half-octave range. Robert has composed music for critically
acclaimed musicals and original scores for several independent feature-length
films, shorts and commercials. He also arranges and conducts for different
choral ensembles in Los Angeles and performs in his progressive-indie rock
band, Brother, Sister.
Robert teaches Individual Voice, Sightsinging Fundamentals and Small Vocal Ensemble.
D.M.A., Performer, California Institute of the Arts
M.F.A., Music Composition, California Institute of the Arts
B.A., Music Composition, University of California, Santa Barbara