A University of Manchester academic has won a 2010 British Composer award – one of the most prestigious honours in the contemporary classical music world.
Titled "Beyond Borders: A North American Partnership," the concert will include performances by all four of the University's choral ensembles.
Renowned composer Augusta Read Thomas has been appointed as University Professor of Composition in the Department of Music and the College at the University of Chicago.
The music of OBU composers, performances by current groups and music from a reunion choir will be featured in a concert titled "Celebrating OBU Composers" on Friday, Nov. 12, at 8:30 p.m. in Raley Chapel's Potter Auditorium. The community is invited to attend the free performance.
A Louisiana Tech performance featuring two faculty members will present the music of American composer George Gershwin.
Stan Napper, dean of the College of Engineering and Science, will play the piano, and Lawrence Gibbs, an associate professor of music, will alternate between playing the clarinet and the saxophone.
The program, “After you, Mr.
"The world wants to put you in a box. That way it's easier for them to find you," says Pulitzer composer David Lang. He defies expectations again with Sunray this Friday.
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If you like Gershwin, Copland and Bernstein (and who doesn’t?), then chances are you’ll love USC composer Frank Ticheli’s latest composition.
Katherine Eberle will perform "Pauline Viardot: Singer, Composer and Forgotten Muse."
Award-winning Broadway veteran Andrew Lippa has been named the inaugural Composer in Residence of the musical theatre program at Texas State University-San Marcos.