Tareq Abuissa

NY Administrator

Tareq Abuissa is a New York-based composer, lyricist, and music director. His four stage musicals include Naked, dealing with gender parity in the visual arts, as well as the tech industry satire South of Market: The Musical. His scoring for the screen includes Lincoln Center interview series and USC Animation thesis films. While studying Music and Mathematics at Columbia University, Abuissa co-composed the 118th Varsity Show, The Corporate Core, and his composition teachers included Fred Lerdahl and Osvaldo Golijov. He currently serves as a Teaching Artist for New York Philharmonic's Very Young Composers. tareq.abuissa.net