MUS542: Instrumentation and Performance

Instructor(s): 
Course Info

The course is a study of the characteristics of individual instruments, including extended contemporary techniques and writing arrangements for chamber ensemble and for orchestra. Special attention is given to problems of combining voice and instruments. The arrangements written for this class are performed by the Composers' Ensemble at Princeton and the Princeton University Orchestra, and problems of performance involving notation, rehearsal, and conducting are dealt with.

Time/Location:

Feb 06, 2017 - May 16, 2017

01:00 AM - 01:00 AM

Building TBD, Room TBD

Class Type:

Seminar