Teaching

September 2022: joined faculty of the Hochschule für Musik Carl Maria von Weber Dresden, Germany as Artistic Associate/Lecturer in New Media and Digital Technologies for Music at the Hybrid Music Lab.

Fall Semester of 2020: Visiting Lecturer in Composition & Interim Director of the Electronic Music Studios (UTEMS) at the Butler School of Music, University of Texas at Austin.

2018-2022: Full-Time Lecturer in Composition, Music Theory, and Electroacoustic Music Composition at the College of Music, Mahidol University in Thailand, and from 2019-22 Department Chair of Composition and Theory.

Available for commissions, lessons, lectures, and general consultation online on a case by case basis. Feel free to contact jasontbuchanan[at]gmail[dot]com.

[Curriculum vitae]
(updated Oct.25.2023)
[Media Portfolio]
(updated Sep.2022)


Courses & Workshops Taught at the Hochschule für Musik Carl Maria von Weber Dresden, Germany

Musik und Digitalität: Einführung in Max (Intro to Max), Wintersemester 2023/24
Musik und Digitalität: Live-Musik und Video 2, Sommersemester 2023
Musik und Digitalität: Netzwerk Musik/Laptop Ensemble 2, Sommersemester 2023
Musik und Digitalität: Live-Musik und Video, Wintersemester 2022/23, WS 2023/24
Musik und Digitalität: Netzwerk Musik & Telematik, Wintersemester 2022/23
Workshop, Musik und Digitalität: Post-Production with DaVinci and Reaper, May 18, 2023
Workshop, Musik und Digitalität: Max “Crash Course” #2: DSP and Soundfiles, March 23, 2023
Workshop, Musik und Digitalität: Max “Crash Course” #1, October 25, 2022



Guest Lectures, Workshops, Seminars, Masterclasses

2023 - International Composition Institute of Thailand, Faculty Artist (Bangkok, Thailand)

2022 - International Composition Institute of Thailand, Faculty Artist (Bangkok, Thailand)
2022 - University of Missouri (online), (Columbia, MO)
2022 - Conservatoir de Pantin, Guest Composer Masterclass (Paris, France)
2022 - Colby College, Music Department, (Waterville, ME)

2021 - International Composition Institute of Thailand (online)

2020 - International Composition Institute of Thailand (online)
2020 - Thailand New Music and Arts Symposium (Bangkok)
2020 - Ball State University, School of Music (online), (Indiana, USA)
2020 - Music Science Share, Music Educator’s Conference (online), Shanghai (China)
2020 - University of Miami, Frost School of Music (Florida, USA)
2020 - Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music (Singapore)

2019 - University of Texas at Austin (USA)
2019 - Thailand International Composers Festival, TICF Academy
2019 - University of Northern Colorado (USA)
2019 - Eastman School of Music, Eastman Audio Research Studio (New York, USA)

2018 - Hamilton College Music Department (New York, USA)
2018 - Embassy of Foreign Artists, Geneva (Switzerland)
2018 - Ithaca College Composition Seminar (New York)

2017 - Stanford University, CCRMA Colloquium (California, USA)
2017 - University of Virginia (USA)
2017 - Valencia International Performance Academy & Festival (Spain)
2017 - University of Chicago (USA)

2016 - San Jose State University (California, USA)
2016 - Vernon Salon Series (Oakland, California)
2016 - NEON Music Festival, University of Nevada, Las Vegas (USA)
2016 - Valencia International Performance Academy & Festival (Spain)
2016 - Portland State University (Oregon, USA)
2016 - University of Chicago (USA)

2015 - Bergen senter for Elektronisk Kunst (BEK), Bergen (Norway)
2015 - University of Nevada, Las Vegas (USA)
2015 - Valencia International Performance Academy & Festival (Spain)

2014 - Tzlil Meudcan International Composers Festival, Tel Aviv (Israel)
2014 - Chamber Music Campania, Lucera (Italy)

2013 - University of Missouri, Mizzou International Composers Festival (USA)



Courses Taught at the College of Music, Mahidol University, THailand

Composition Lessons, Spr. ‘19 (4), Fall ‘19 (5), Spr. ‘20 (5), Fall ‘20 (3), Spr. ‘21 (4), Fall ’21 (3), Spring ‘22 (5), Fall ‘22 (6)
Composition Studio Class, Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Fall 2021, Spring 2022, Fall 2022
MSTC 133/233 Contemporary Music Ensemble (Composition Lab), Spr. ‘19, Fall ‘19, Spr. ‘20, Fall ‘20, Spr. ’21, Fall 2021, Spring 2022
MSTC 472 Electroacoustic Composition II, Spring 2019, Spring 2022
MSTC 252 Western Music Theory IV, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2021
MSCY 313 Music in the Twentieth Century, Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Fall 2021
MSTC 524 Graduate Composition Pedagogy, Fall 2020
MSTC 471 Electroacoustic Composition I, Fall 2018, Fall 2019, Fall 2020, Fall 2021
MSTC 528 Graduate Electroacoustic Composition, Spring 2020, Fall 2021
MSTC 526 Graduate Seminar in 20th and 21st Century Music Composition and Theory, Fall 2019
MSTC 251 Western Music Theory III, Fall 2018
MSTC 152 Western Music Theory II, Fall 2018
MSTC 231 Sight Singing & Ear Training III, Fall 2018


Courses Taught at University of Texas at Austin

Composition Lessons, Fall 2020 (4 masters and 4 doctoral students)
MUS 329J Introduction to Computer Music: Visual Programming with Max, Fall 2020
Electronic Music Seminar, Fall 2020
Dissertation Co-Advisor, Nathan Nokes


Courses Taught at the Eastman School of Music

CMP 226 Introduction to Computer Music Techniques II, Spring 2014





Please contact me with any questions, including teaching engagements: jasontbuchanan {at} gmail.com