Graduate Student Spotlights

Gabriel Hays

Music Composition

Briefly tell us why you chose your program:
I choose the program because it was the only masters I knew of that focused on both Composition and Film-Scoring
My inspiration is:
my wife
I would like to be remembered for:
following my passions and dreams
Something I collect:
keyboards
Why I went to Graduate School:
professional advancement
My best job ever:
touring
A hobby I have is:
surfing
The professor who influenced me the most:
at NYU, David Spear
My favorite place to study is:
Paris
My best commuity service experience:
teaching
My secret passion is:
sleep
If I could take a year off I would:
surf in Hawaii

Background Information

Where you grew up:
Santa Fe, NM
What are your plans after you graduate?
Compose for film/television and myself.
Honors, Awards, and Achievements:
Community Service and Other Activities: