Michalis Andronikou

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Associate Professor of Music Composition and Theory

Education

B.Mus., Musicology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece, 2002.
Diploma, Byzantine Music, Argiroupolis Municipal Conservatory, Athens, Greece, 2005.
Diploma, Composition, Greek Conservatory, Athens Greece, 2008.
Ph.D. (ABD), Musicology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece, 2008.
Ph.D., Composition, Department of Music, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, 2013.

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Professional

 

Teaching Fields

  • Theory
  • Harmony
  • Couterpoint
  • Orchestration
  • Composition

 

Professional Experience

  • 2017 - Present: Associate Professor of Music Composition and Theory, Providence University College

Past

  • Artistic Director/Instructor, at the Centre for Creative Music Studies and other music schools in Calgary, AB
  • Sessional Instructor, at the Department of Music of the University of Calgary
  • Music Instructor at the Greek school of Calgary
  • Music Teacher at the Greek Conservatory, Athens, Greece
  • Music Teacher at public and private schools in Athens, Greece
  • Freelance composer and multi-instrumentalist

 

Select Awards

  • Two-time Teacher Certificate of Recognition, upon the achievement of my student’s GoldMedal Award, The Royal Conservatory of Music.
  • Eyes High International Doctoral Scholarship, University of Calgary.
  • Richard Johnston Award in Chamber Music Composition, University of Calgary.
  • Chancellor's Challenge Scholarship, University of Calgary.
  • Professor Allan Gordon Bell Distinguished Faculty Achievement Graduate Scholarship in Music, University of Calgary.
  • International Music Composition Competition, Volos, Greece, 2nd Prize.
  • National Institution for Scholarships (N.I.C), Award and Scholarship, for the best student of the year, Ministry of Education, Athens, Greece.
   
 

Professional Associations

  • Greek Composers Union
  • Center of Cypriot Composers
  • Greek Union of Songwriters and Lyricists
  • Alberta Registered Music Teachers' Association (ARMTA)
   
 

CDs, Scores and Publications

 

  • Full YouTube Channel
  • Compositions on ReverbNation
  • Compositions on SoundCloud
  • "Rethinking ‘Jazz Suite’ for two pianos : Context, Aesthetics, and Meaning of a Contemporary Music Work, influenced by Jazz,” Tempo, Calgary, AB, Canada, September, 2017.
  • Remembering a Fenian Song, score for violin and piano, Palliser Music Publishing, Calgary, AB, Canada, August, 2017.
  • Harmony Within, score for solo piano, Palliser Music Publishing, Calgary, AB, Canada, August, 2017.
  • Zeugma, improvisations spontanè, CD, fourteen collaborative improvisations on bouzouki (Michalis Andronikou) and Marimba (Rod Squance), released by, EMI Music, Plaza Mayor Company Ltd, London, UK, 2017.
  • Three Flute Duets, score for two flutes, published by Da Vinci Edition, Italy and Japan, March 2017.
  • The Northlander, CD (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), fourteen improvisations composed and performed for the needs of the homonymous feature film, released by EMI Music, Plaza Mayor Company Ltd, London, UK, 2016.
  • Jazz Suite, score for two pianos, published by Palliser Music Publishing, Calgary, AB, Canada, August 2016.
  • Andronikou, M., and F. Sallis. “Aspects of Greek identity in the music of Theodore Antoniou, and other twentieth-century Greek composers.” Polytonon 73/1 (2015), pp. 34-36, 74/2 (2016), pp. 36-37, 75/3 (2016), pp. 42-43, 76/4 (2016), pp. 40-41, 77/5 (2016), pp. 44-46, 78/6 (2016), pp. 41-43, 79/7 (2016), pp. 42-43.
  • Andronikou, M., and F. Sallis. 2014. “Centring the periphery: Local identity in the music of Theodore Antoniou and other twentieth-century Greek composers.” Intersections - Canadian Journal of Music 33/1 (2012), pp.11-34.
  • The Dictation of Love, CD, thirteen songs and ten theatrical moments with music, released by METRONOMOS, Athens, Greece, June 2010.
  • From the Earth, the Ocean and the Air, CD, twelve songs for children, released by LYRA, Athens, Greece, December 2008.
  • Latin Suite, score for two guitars, published by BALKANOTA, Sofia, Bulgaria, June 2008.
  • Al-khatt, the Magic Script, CD, twelve oriental improvisations played by Michalis Andronikou, for an art exhibit by Irini Gonou, at the Benaki Museum of Islamic Arts, Athens, Greece. The CD and Catalogue were published/released by the Benaki Museum, February 2008.
  • Diosimia, artistic book/CD, a collaboration with the painter Miltos Pantelias and the sculptor Irini Gonou. The artistic book/CD was published/released by KEDROS, Athens, Greece, February 2006.
  • An Everyday Music, CD, twelve instrumental pieces for a small ensemble or for a solo    instrument, and two songs based on Kostis Palamas’ poems, released by MUSIC MIRROR, Athens, Greece, March 2003.
 

Provf Talks

Producing Music for the Community in Academia

 

Course Information

 

Course Syllabi

311.10 Rudiments of Music

311.11 Music Theory I

311.15 Musicianship I

311.31 Music Composition

 

 

 
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