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Institute for New Music

The Institute for New Music functions as the nerve center of all contemporary music activities at the Bienen School. It presents numerous events over the course of the academic year – from residencies of visiting ensembles and composers to workshops, lectures, and masterclasses, to the biannual Conference/Festival NUNC! Furthermore, the Institute coordinates the activities of the Contemporary Music Ensemble, and gives a platform to New Music activities for all areas of the school.

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Friday, April 20 – Sunday, April 22, 2018

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Upcoming Events


With guest pianist Conor Hanick

Thursday, May 17, 2018
Galvin Recital Hall

Weston Olencki – Trombone Recital

Thursday, May 24, 2018
McClintock Recital Hall

Current Voices

Lectures and concerts by some of the leading artists in the field.

  • Weston Olenki - Trombone Recital Thursday May 17, 2018, 7:30 p.m. McClintock Recital Hall
  • Conor Hanick - Guest Pianist with CME, Concert Thursday May 24, 2018, 7:30 p.m. Galvin Hall