Paul Steinbeck

Head of Theory, Assistant Professor of Theory and Composition​
PhD, Columbia University
BA, University of Chicago

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  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1032
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

Paul Steinbeck’s research focuses on improvisation, intermedia, and the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM). He has written extensively on the Art Ensemble of Chicago—the AACM’s flagship group—and on Fred Anderson, an original AACM member. Steinbeck is also a bassist, composer, and improviser.​

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