A native of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, Joseph Gregorio (b. 1979) has studied composition with Steven Stucky, David Conte, and Richard Brodhead. Gregorio’s music (composer website) has twice been featured on NPR’s Performance Today, has garnered prizes in several competitions, and has been performed in the United States and abroad by numerous and renowned soloists and ensembles. His choral music is published by E. C. Schirmer Music Company, Treble Clef Music Press, and the National Collegiate Choral Organization, and has been recorded by the choirs of the St. Olaf Christmas Festival, the Washington Men’s Camerata, the Rutgers University Glee Club, and the Cornell University Glee Club. Gregorio holds a M.M. in composition with departmental honors from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, a M.M. in choral conducting from Yale University, and a B.A. magna cum laude in music from Cornell University. Gregorio was a professor of music theory and musicianship at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music from 2008–2009. He is an adjunct professor of music theory at Temple University.