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Joel RustVisiting Assistant Professor of Composition

Joel Rust is a composer and sound artist who creates works across a variety of media. His recent works and works-in-progress include an opera, interactive installations, audiovisual ambient electronica, and pieces for “Zoom choir.” He has received commissions from artists and groups in the UK, USA, and France, and his works appear on recordings by Discantus, The Hermes Experiment, and the Choir of King’s College, London. Currently, he is Visiting Assistant Professor of Composition at Emory University, having completed his studies at NYU, the Guildhall School of Music, Harvard, and Emmanuel College, Cambridge. His works can be heard at