David Congo (b. 1952) graduated with honors from Western Connecticut State University in Danbury CT, and earned his master degree in music composition at the Ohio State University in Columbus OH. After studying music at these universities, Congo entered a career in the IT field, and immediately began combining computer technology with music creation. He has created works for acoustic and electroacoustic instruments for over 45 years.
Congo’s music is eclectic and reflects the influence of several 20th century art music composers including Ives, Varese, Stravinsky, and Bartok. His works have been heard globally and throughout the United States. Recordings appear on Capstone and Centaur labels.