Douglas Knehans, Composer
Douglas Knehans (b. 1957, St. Louis, Missouri), received his initial music education at the Canberra School of Music in Australia's national capital, where he graduated in 1980 with a high distinction in music composition, the only such awarded that year. Since then, he has been the recipient of numerous commissions, awards and fellowships in Australia and the U.S. Most notably, the inaugural $20,000.00 Victorian Council for the Arts Composition Fellowship (1987-88) which enabled him to writ...