Jonathan Hoefs

D.M.A. Student

Phoenix (Jonathan C. Hoefs) creates a multi-dimentionality of expressions in  disparate idioms.  An example of his concert music, Insaissable Comme Un But (for 2 pianos, clarinet, trumpet, and flute) may be heard on his myspace page at: http//

Phoenix is also engaged integrally in community organizing at the Tannery, a new and progressive arts community in Santa Cruz, CA.  He organized the performing arts aspects of the Grand Opening Celebration in June of 2009 on 4 different stages in an all-day event that featured 6 hours of live music, poetry, dance, and other performance idioms.  He is currently composing a revolutionary new framework for community organizing and engaged in implementing it at the Tannery. 



Grad Student