Composition Week

student composers in von Kuster Hall

March 4-6, 2020

Presented by the Music Research and Compostion Department, Composition Week features the following guest artists for workshops, lectures, concerts and special sessions to work with our student composers. All are welcome to attend.

Denys Bouliane, composer – March 4-6

Wednesday, March 4

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. MB140
Part 1: X-rated vs In-rated, Anchors, Driftage, Parallel Worlds: The Paths to the Anticostian Saga 

Thursday, March 5

12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. TC101
The ACTOR Project on Orchestration (OrchSim-OrchPlay-OrchView-Orchard)

7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. TC101
Part 2: X-rated vs In-rated, Anchors, Driftage, Parallel Worlds: The Paths to the Anticostian Saga 

Friday, March 6

10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. TC101
Masterclass with student composers

3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. TC101
Graduate Colloquium Series - Semiotics and Music: Cross Fertilization

 

Marie-Annick Béliveau, mezzo-soprano
and Instruments of Happiness Quartet - March 5-6

Thursday, March 5

Time TBC, Paul Davenport Theatre
Afternoon workshop with student composers 

Friday, March 6

8:00 p.m. Paul Davenport Theatre, Talbot College
A concert of music for the Instruments of Happiness quartet, with mezzo-soprano Marie-Annick Béliveau. Six new compositions, all based around the poetry of the Nobel-Prize nominated Iranian dissident poet, Simin Behbahani. Music by Kiya Tabassian, Laurie Radford, Jennifer Butler, Parisa Sabet, Tim Brady and Juliet Palmer.

Contact

Paul Frehner
Associate Professor, Composition
TC 339
(519) 661-2111 x85335
pfrehner@uwo.ca