Composition Studio

Composition Studio

The Composition program at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts is dedicated to giving you the tools and opportunities you need to develop your language. Nestled in a community that values a vibrant arts culture and on a campus where the focus is nothing but the arts, UNCSA is a haven for creative innovation.

Happening Now

Friday, Dec. 1
Deadline: Wind Ensemble
Scores in PDF format for the February Wind Ensemble concert to Dr. Dillon by 5 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 2
Music in the Cube
New music using current audio and video technologies by UNCSA composers including Kyrie Antoinette, Alicia Bachorik, Peyton Clifford, Oliver Glynn, Nicholas Karr, Thomas Little, Thomas Michaels, Algernon Robinson and Scott Shea. Center for Design Innovation, 2 p.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 6
Deadline: Chamber Music
Scores and parts for April chamber concert in PDF format to Dr. Dillon by 5 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 7

  • Deadline: Jury Packets
    Bring two packets for fall jury to seminar. Consult with major teacher on packet contents. Gray Room 123, noon.
  • Composition Seminar: Music by Vijay Iyer
    Presentations on the music of Vijay Iyer.  Gray Room 123, noon-2:30 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 8

  • Composition Seminar: Vijay Iyer
    Discussion with guest composer Vijay Iyer.  Watson Hall, 10:30 a.m.-noon.
  • Deadline: Cello Ensemble
    Scores and parts in PDF format for February Cello Ensemble performance to Dr. Dillon by 5 p.m.
  • Deadline: Wind Ensemble
    Parts in PDF format for February Wind Ensemble performance to Dr. Dillon by 5 p.m.
  • "In C"
    Bring instruments or voice for an informal performance of Terry Riley's "In C." School of Music Complex Room 167, 5 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 11
Deadline: Opera Scenes
Score in PDF format for Spring Opera Scenes workshops to Dr. Dillon by 4 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 14
Composition Juries
School of Music Complex Room 188 (Dillon studio)

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