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Music Composition Forum with Frederic Rzewski

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Music Composition Forum with Frederic Rzewski

MUC 4932/5935 Composition Forum

Professor: Orlando J. Garcia- Professor of Music, Program Director for Music Composition, Composer in Residence

Friday March 10th, 2017

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM –(FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC)

Frederic Rzewski American composer, now resident in Belgium, of mostly chamber, vocal and piano works that have been performed throughout the world; he is also active as a pianist. As a pianist, he frequently performed with the flautist Severino Gazzelloni in the 1960s. He then co-founded with Alvin Curran and Richard Teitelbaum the improvisational and live electronic ensemble Musica Elettronica Viva in Rome in 1966 and performed with it from 1966–71. Since then, he has been active as a pianist, primarily in performances of his own pieces and music by other contemporary composers. He taught at the Conservatoire royal de musique in Liège from 1977–2003, where he was Professeur de Composition from 1983–2003. He has given lectures in Germany, the Netherlands and the USA.

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New Music Miami ISCM Festival: The Amernet String Quartet & Martin Kuuskmann

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New Music Miami ISCM Festival: The Amernet String Quartet & Martin Kuuskmann

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Forum with Martin Kuuskmann and Amernet String Quartet at 6:30PM

Concert 7:30PM

Guest bassoonist Martin Kusskmann joins FIU’s Ensemble-in-Residence the Amernet String Quartet for an evening of works by Tulve, Berio, Dougherty, Kim, Koonce, Rolle, and others.

Students and guests are invited to the free composers forum with on March 30, time and location to be announced. 

New Music Miami ISCM Festival: The Amernet String Quartet & Martin Kuuskmann Concert

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New Music Miami ISCM Festival: The Amernet String Quartet & Martin Kuuskmann

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Pre- concert forum with Martin Kuuskmann and Amernet String Quartet at 6:30PM

Concert 7:30PM

Guest bassoonist Martin Kusskmann joins FIU’s Ensemble-in-Residence the Amernet String Quartet for an evening of works by Tulve, Berio, Dougherty, Kim, Koonce, Rolle, and others.

Please visit the School of Music event calendar for more events.

To learn more about the New Music Miami ISCM Festival, click here. 

FLEA (FIU Laptop & Electro-Acoustic) Ensemble Concert

FLEA

FLEA (FIU Laptop & Electro-Acoustic) Ensemble, is FIU’s newest musical group. The group performs exciting new work and reinterprets classics of the avant-garde by combining hi-fi and lo-fi technologies. Each piece offers new ways of (re)interpreting technology with or without the aid of acoustic instruments or objects. Directed by composer Jacob Sudol.

 

For more information, contact the New Music Director, Jason Calloway, at jason.calloway@fiu.edu.

“Social Practice Art: Brown Bag Talks” featuring Marisa Jahn

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“Social Practice Art: Brown Bag Talks” featuring Marisa Jahn

Friday, March 10 a Skype talk at 12pm

Of Chinese and Ecuadorian descent Marisa Morán Jahn is an artist, multimedia designer, educator, and the founder of Studio REV-, a nonprofit organization whose public art projects and tools impact the lives of low-wage workers, immigrants, women, and youth.

New Music Miami ISCM Festival: Music from Spain and South Florida

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New Music Miami ISCM Festival: Music from Spain and South Florida

Thursday, March 9, 2016

Spanish clarinetist Oskar Espina-Ruiz joins the NODUS Ensemble, FIU’s contemporary ensemble, in a program of works by composers from Spain and South Florida in collaboration with the Spanish Cultural Center. Directed by Orlando Jacinto Garcia.

Students and guests are invited to the free Composers Forum with our featured composers at MBUS on March 10 at 12:00 PM.