Student and faculty composers meet weekly for composition seminars to discuss issues related to musical materials, imagination, design, aesthetics, and compositional techniques with leaders in the field from across the globe.
Unless otherwise noted, all events take place in the Penthouse (9th floor) of the Logan Center for the Arts (915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, IL, 60637) on Tuesdays from 5:00 to 6:20 pm. Wine, beer, and snacks are served.
10/15: Hunter Brown
10/22: Meeting: organization of and logistics for student-led concerts
11/5: Plena Libre, our Ensemble-In-Residence, performs then leads discussion about the CCCC composition project, plans and collaboration methods
11/12: Justin Weiss
11/26: Bryan Jacobs
12/3: David T. Little
2/25 : No Seminar. Instead, all are encouraged to attend CHIMEFest.
3/17: Mini-Concert of music by undergraduate composers. Fulton Hall. The event, including reception, will last a total of about 45 minutes.
3/31: David Ludwig
4/7: Yi-Hsien Chen, visiting as part of CCCC and UCSD composers' exchange program
4/14: Hilda Paredes
4/21: Zosha Di Castri
4/28: Anthony Cheung
5/5: Discussion of next year’s student-led projects (Faculty will attend.)
5/12: Missy Mazzoli (NOTE: This seminar will meet in Fulton Hall)
5/19: Jack Hughes
5/26: Clay Mettens
6/2: Joungbum Lee