254 Fine Arts Center
STUDIO PERCUSSION; LECTURER
(One semester leave coverage for Ayano Kataoka)
Mr. Compitello holds an M.M.A. (the residency portion of the D.M.A. program) and an M.M. in Percussion Performance
from Yale University.
He holds a B.M. in Percussion Performance from the Peabody Conservatory of Music. At Peabody and Yale,
he served as a teaching assistant for private instruction and courses. A Fulbright Grant winner, he pursued
independent research in Germany at the International Ensemble Modern Academy.
Compitello participated in the
Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra-conducted by Pierre Boulez, the Aspen Music Festival and the Banff Centre
Summer Percussion Residency.