George Lam

I teach courses in music theory, music history and composition at York College. I’m a composer working primarily in opera, but also dabble in chamber music.

Academic Interests

  • Composition
  • Music Theory Pedagogy


PhD (Music), Duke University (2011)

MMus (Composition and Music Theory Pedagogy), The Peabody Conservatory at The Johns Hopkins University (2005)

BMus (Theory and Composition, Music Education), Boston University (2003)


Assistant Professor of Music, Performing and Fine Arts, York College