Composition Week

student composers in von Kuster Hall

March 3-6, 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 3-5

Please note: The details for all of Denys Bouliane's scheduled events have been revised as below. 

Tuesday, March 3

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (TC100)
X-rated vs In-rated, Anchors, Driftage, Parallel Worlds: The Paths to the Anticostian Saga (Part 1) – Part 2 will be presented on Thursday, March 5

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (MB321)
Semiotics and Music: Cross Fertilization

Wednesday, March 4

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. (MB140)
The ACTOR Project on Orchestration (OrchSim-OrchPlay-OrchView-Orchard)

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (MB140)
Masterclass with student composers

Thursday, March 5

12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. (TC101)
X-rated vs In-rated, Anchors, Driftage, Parallel Worlds: The Paths to the Anticostian Saga (Part 2)

 

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

Thursday, March 5 - CANCELLED

Afternoon workshop with student composers 

Friday, March 6 - CANCELLED

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.

 

Omar Daniel, composer
March 6

Friday, March 6

12:30 p.m. (vKH)
Premiere of a new work for violin and cello, performed by Erika Raum and Tom Wiebe. Presented in combination with the Fridays at 12:30 Concert Series.

Contact

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