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Biography
Christopher Trebue Moore is an active composer of acoustic and electroacoustic music, guitarist and video artist currently residing in Austin, TX. A Texas native, he began formal studies of music at an early age focusing on jazz and rock guitar as well as harmony, counterpoint, and improvisation. He completed his D.M.A. at Stanford University where he studied composition with Brian Ferneyhough (primarily), Mark Applebaum, Chris Chafe and Josh Levine. Other credentials include an MM in composition from the University of Oregon, a BM in classical guitar performance from San Francisco State University, and an Artist’s Diploma from the High School for Performing and Visual Arts in Houston, Texas. 

Moore’s body of work to date includes a long list of instrumental works for chamber and solo forces, in addition to several purely electronic works, works for mixed media, voices, and for orchestra. Moore’s music has been performed in the USA and Europe at various festivals and conferences by a host of performers including the Arditti String Quartet, Ensemble Surplus, musikFabrik, International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE), Earplay, Insomnio, Graeme Jennings, Red fish/Blue fish, Keith Kirchoff. Various projects include a work for prepared piano, pre-recorded/digitally-enhanced piano, and electronics commissioned by Keith Kirchoff, a solo flute piece featuring pre-recorded/digitally-enhanced flutes, and a work for wind trio and percussion with live and fixed electronics (realized at the Strobel Experimentalstudio in Freiburg) written for musikFabrik, which premiered at the Donaueschinger Musiktage 2009. His discography is distributed by Innova Records (USA) and Neos (Europe), with printed music published by Edition Gravis (Berlin).
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