Rand Steiger (Composer)
Born: 18th June 1957, New York CIty, New York, United States
Rand Steiger is an American composer, conductor, and pedagogue.
Steiger attended the Manhattan School of Music and the California Institute of the Arts, where he became a faculty member in 1982. In 1987, he joined the faculty of the University of California, San Diego, where he served as chair of the music department from 2006 to 2009.
At UCSD, Steiger was instrumental in overseeing the planning, development, and building of the music school's acclaimed Conrad Prebys Music Center.
In 2009, he was Visiting Professor in the music department at Harvard University.