One of the leading conferences for new music in the world, the Northwestern University New Music Conference (NUNC!) brings together composers, performing musicians, scholars, and other new music advocates for a series of workshops, panel discussions, and concerts.
NUNC! 5: April 21-23, 2023
The Institute for New Music’s fifth conference and festival will feature guest composers Julia Wolfe and Alex Temple. New York-based Yarn/Wire will attend as guest ensemble, presenting a concert, workshop, and masterclass.
The Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Bienen lecturer Alan Pierson, will open the conference with a performance of Berio’s Sinfonia alongside Julia Wolfe’s Fountain of Youth. Many other Bienen School ensembles, students, and faculty will participate in concerts, panel discussions, and presentations over the course of the weekend.