Student Composers

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Music Research and Composition Department Chair

Omar Daniel

Prerequisites and Entrance Requirements

Music 2695A/B, Music 2629, or permission of the instructor.

Course Outlines

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Music Research and Composition Department

Music Performance Studies

Composition students are part of the Music Research and Composition Department. Student Composer Concerts are organized jointly with Music Performance Studies to provide an opportunity for student composers to realize their creative works in collaboration with performance students and faculty. Repertoire ranges from contemporary classical to electroacoustic.

Electroacoustic Composition & Performance

The objective is to produce musical compositions which use digital techniques of synthesis and data manipulation, and also feature integrated live-performance aspects.

Chamber Music Showcase

Composition students work with chamber groups to create new works for small ensembles.

2021-22 Performances

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All concert durations are approximate. The remaining required student chamber music performances in November, February and March are booked in late September/early October and will be posted by early November.

Tuesday, October 26 | 8pm (2 hour duration)
von Kuster Hall
Fall Student Composer Concert

Tuesday, December 7 | 12:30pm (1 hour duration)
von Kuster Hall
Electroacoustic Music Concert

Tuesday, March 29 | 7pm
Paul Davenport Theatre
Electroacoustic Music Concert

Wednesday, March 30 | 7pm (3 hour duration)
von Kuster Hall
Annual Chamber Groups and Student Composers Gala Concert



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