Joseph Downing

Setnor School of Music

Associate Professor and Chair, Music Composition, Theory, and History
Program Coordinator

Joseph Downing portrait.
jdowning@syr.edu

120D Crouse College
Syracuse, NY 13244-1010




Joseph Downing’s Symphony for Winds and Percussion has more than 600 worldwide performances to its credit. Commissions include the American Guild of Organists and the Barlow Foundation.

Education

  • D.M., Northwestern University

Expertise

Church music, composition, history, theory, tunings and temperaments