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Dr. Brian  Belet

Belet, Brian

Professor,  Music & Dance
D.Mus.A., Composition, University of Illinois, 1990

Additional Contact Information

Phone Number(s)
(408) 924-4632

Office Hours
TBA (Spring 2015)

Music Systems and Theory Area Coordinator / Music Minor Adviser / Office: Music Room 104



  • Doctor of Musical Arts, Music Composition
    Univ Of Illinois Urbana Campus, Illinois, United States, 1990
  • Master of Music, Music Composition
    Univ Of Illinois Urbana Campus, Illinois, United States, 1983
  • Bachelor of Music, Music Composition & Theory
    Arizona St Univ, Arizona, United States, 1982


Dr. Belet, Professor of Music at San Jose State University, serves as Music Systems & Theory Area Coordinator and Music Minor Adviser. His music is recorded on the Centaur, Capstone, IMG Media, Innova, Frog Peak Music, and the University of Illinois CD labels; with research published in Contemporary Music Review, Organised Sound, Perspectives of New Music, and several issues of the Proceedings of the International Computer Music Conference. He is a member of the Society of Composers, Inc., the Society for Electro-Acoustic Music in the United States, International Computer Music Association, and Electronic Music Foundation (charter member). His music is licensed through BMI. He co-founded the ensemble SoundProof in 2009 with Patricia Strange (violin) and Stephen Ruppenthal (trumpet), and performs on viola, bass, and live computer processing. (Details are listed and updated on his web site