Joe W. Moore III
Joe W. Moore III (b. 1986) is an American composer and educator.
Dr Moore received the Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Central Florida, the Master of Music degree from the University of South Carolina, and the Doctor of Musical Arts degree with a minor in composition from Louisiana State University. His primary percussion teachers include Jeff Moore, Kirk Gay, Scott Herring, Jim Hall, Brett Dietz and Troy Davis. His composition teachers include Jay Batzner, Brett William Dietz, and Dinos Constantinides.
Active as a soloist and chamber musician, Moore performs as a member of the Omojo Percussion Duo, the Ninkasi Percussion Group, and Dead Resonance. His recent performances have included the Sugarmill Music Festival, the UTRGV Marimba Festival, the National Conference on Percussion Pedagogy, and the 2018 Percussive Arts Society International Convention.
As a composer, Moore's works have been performed and heard across the United States at state music educator conferences, the National Conference on Percussion Pedagogy, and the Percussive Arts Society International Convention.
Dr. Moore currently serves as assistant professor of percussion at Benedict College in Columbia, S.C. Prior to this he was assistant professor at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.
Works for Winds
- Joe W. Moore III website Accessed 23 March 2021