Visiting Composers

2018-19 Visiting Composers

October 9-10, 2019

Amy Williams, composer-pianist (University of Pittsburgh)

  • Presentation and private lessons with composition students
  • Performance of John Cage's Sonatas and Interludes for prepared piano

November 4-5, 2019

Ken Thomson, composer-clarinetist (New York, NY)

  • Presentation and group lessons with composition students
  • Performances of original works with Ken Thomson Sextet and MU Concert Jazz Band

February 13-17, 2020

Aaron Perrine (Cornell College)

  • Presentation and private lessons with composition students
  • Coaching with Mizzou New Music Ensemble
  • Premiere of new work by MU Wind Ensemble

February 22-24, 2019

Evan Chambers (University of Michigan)

  • Presentation and private lessons with composition students
  • Performance of longing for peace by Mizzou New Music Ensemble
  • Performance of The Old Burying Ground Suite with MU Philharmonic

Previous Visiting Composers:

2018-19

Yevgeniy Sharlat (University of Texas - Austin)

Michael Daugherty (University of Michigan)

Nina C. Young (University of Southern California)

Annika K. Socolofsky (Princeton University)

 

2017-18

Steven Snowden (Boston, MA)

Aaron Hynds, tubist-composer  (University of Nebraska-Kearney)

James Mobberley (University of Missouri-Kansas City)

Andrew List (Berklee College of Music)

Jonathan Newman (Shenandoah Conservatory) 

2016-17

Keith Fitch (Cleveland Institute of Music)

Louis Goldford (Columbia University)

Don Freund (Indiana University)

William Averitt (Shenandoah Conservatory)

2015-16

David Liptak (Eastman School of Music)

Chen Yi (University of Missouri-Kansas City)

David Maslanka

2014-15

Andrew List (Berklee College of Music)

2012-13

Gerald Custer (Wayne State University)

Tod Machover (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)