MA in Composition
Course Description

MUS 210
Selected Issues in Contemporary Performance and Improvisation
Spring

Evolution of performance practice in contemporary music is examined through seminar discussion, research, and ensemble participation. Special topics will be selected that will include examination of the literature and techniques of innovative performers. Students will create individual and collaborative projects using improvisation, and ways of integrating improvisation into formal compositional structures, as the central focus. May be repeated for credit with the permission of the instructor.

Course Credit:
4

Instructor(s):
Staff

Note(s):
Limit sixteen students.
Open to graduate students only.

 
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Last Updated: 9/21/17