Robert G. Patterson

  • Born
    29th April 1970
  • Died
  • Birthplace
    Buffalo, New York, USA
Robert Paterson is an American composer, percussionist and conductor. As well as being a composer, Paterson is also a percussionist and has "been instrumental in the commissioning of six-mallet works for solo marimba" and has to date, written fourteen works using a six-mallet technique (extended technique) he developed. Paterson is founder and artistic director of the American Modern Ensemble and lives in New York, New York with his wife Victoria Paterson, a violinist and their son Dylan.