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Kyle J. Knickerbocker
Visiting Assistant Professor of Music
Phone: (860) 297-3369 Office Location: Austin Arts Center 119
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Trinity College faculty member since 2018
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Degrees:
MSRA, Univ. of Colorado Denver (2016)
B.S., Univ. of California, San Diego (2008)

Kyle started writing and producing music utilizing synthesizers, samplers and computers at the young age of 14.  This passion for music technology led to a lifelong pursuit that has shaped his work.  He attended the University of California San Diego to study music technology with the likes of Miller Puckette, and soon after found a love for sharing this knowledge through teaching others.  Kyle then went on to earn a master’s degree in Recording Arts & Audio Pedagogy from the University of Colorado Denver, and now serves as a Visiting Assistant Professor, thus continuing a lifelong mission of helping others remove the technological barriers to their creativity.  Kyle’s teaching philosophy can be summarized as a blend of traditional teaching strategies, and guided student experiences that empower students with the tools necessary for practice, application of knowledge, and further independent exploration.