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Claire Chase Residency III: April 12-17

Thursday, April 16, 2015, 7:30 p.m., Alice Millar Chapel 
Concert featuring Chase and students from the Bienen School flute studio in contemporary works for flute.

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Programming New Music: Strategies, Successes, Challenges

Friday, April 17, 2015, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., Lutkin Hall
Admission is free.

A one-day symposium focusing on recent developments and challenges in programming new music. Performers, producers, and scholars discuss the fast-changing landscape of concerts featuring new music, and its difficulties as well as its promises.

Keynote speaker:

  • Claire Chase, Visiting Artist, Institute for New Music; executive director of ICE (International Contemporary Ensemble)

Additional participants include leading figures from Chicago's new music scene:

  • Doyle Armbrust and Austin Wulliman (Spektral Quartet)
  • Amy Iwano (University of Chicago)
  • Peter Margasak (Constellation)
  • Peter Taub (Museum of Contemporary Art)
  • Hamza Walker (Renaissance Society)
  • Ryan Dohoney, Donald Nally, and Hans Thomalla (Bienen School of Music faculty)

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