Portrait of Josh Bauder

Josh Bauder, Ph.D.

Adjunct Instructor: Music Theory, Composition

Ph.D. Music Composition, University of Minnesota
M.A. Music Composition, University of Minnesota
B.A. Music, University of St. Thomas

Contact Information

Nazareth Hall, N3304
3003 Snelling Ave. N
St Paul, MN 55113


Joshua Bauder, Ph.D., Adjunct Instructor in Music: Music Theory and Composition, joined the UNW faculty in 2017. He holds a BA in music and philosophy from University of St. Thomas and a MA and PhD in music composition from University of Minnesota. Josh received the 2010 Jerome Fund for New Music from the American Composers Forum, Deo Cantamus of Minnesota premiered his oratorio Abraham in 2014, and in 2015 he won VocalEssence's "Welcome Christmas" carol contest and also accepted a position as composer-in-residence for Grace University Lutheran Church. Fred Bock Music Company publishes his sacred octavos. Josh also teaches and co-directs the Alumni Choir for University of St. Thomas and serves at Northwest Bible Church.

Faculty member since 2017

Music & Theatre

AOM Instructors

Academy of Music