Jerod Tate: Emmy Award-Winning Composer

The Chickasaw Nation

Jerod Tate recently won an Emmy for his involvement in the documentary entitled "The Science of Composing". He is the Artistic Director for the Chickasaw Chamber Music Festival and was part of history when his students recorded the first nationally released classical album focusing on American Indian students. Tate is a citizen of the Chickasaw Nation and dedicated to the development of American Indian classical composition.


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