Paul Lombardi is from Mount Shasta, California. He holds a Ph.D. in music composition from the University of Oregon, where his primary instructors were David Crumb and Jack Boss. His music has been performed in North America, South America and Europe, and is available from Capstone Records, Zerx Records, and ERMMedia. Lombardi’s theoretical writings focus on serial music, especially that of Igor Stravinsky, as well as mathematical and computer analysis. Lombardi has been a member of the theory and composition faculty at the University of New Mexico since 2003. Previously, he was a Graduate Teaching Fellow at the University of Oregon, a Lecturer at the Sacramento City College and a Teacher’s Associate at the California State University, Sacramento.