Chiwei Hui

Communication Studies Foreign Languages and Performing Arts

Office: 316F Applied Arts
Phone: 715/232-2084


  • D.M.A. Music Composition
    • Minor: Choral Conducting
    • Dissertation: Wired for Love, Comic Opera for Four Singers and Chamber Ensemble
    • University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • M.M. Music Composition and Choral Conducting
    • Thesis: Erythros: Four Variations in Red, Theater Work for Solo Soprano, Chorus, Chamber Ensemble, Dancers and Video Production
    • University of Oregon
  • B.A. Music Composition and Computer Science
    • University of Wisconsin-Madison

Research Interests

Early music

Gamified classroom

Music composition

Sound design

Courses Taught

 Symphonic Singers

 Chamber Choir

 Advanced Voice I, II, III

 Music In Our World

Selected Awards and Honors

  • "Feast for the Ear and the Stomach: Choral Music in Social Work". College Music Society Great Lakes Regional Conference. Michigan State University. 28 Mar 2015. Conference presentation.
  • The American Prize Choral Composition Semi Finalist. Three Poems for Lorine Niedecker for SATB choir a cappella2013.
  • Brush Creek Artist Residency, Saratoga WY. 2012.
  • Robert Helps PrizeOf Water & Love for SATB choir, clarinet and piano2008.