Composers and new music ensembles are a regular feature of the UNCSA experience. Coaching and recording new music, answering questions and enlivening the discourse on the nature of new music, these artists bring varied perspectives to the development of our students.
Recent guest composers include:
Every year, the Composition Department focuses on a specific living composer in our Composer Spotlight feature. We study that composer's music, discuss specific works, then meet with the composer to get his or her insights directly. In recent years, we've spotlighted the following composers:
Guest Recording Sessions
Guest ensembles and soloists come for recording sessions of music by UNCSA students every year. Recent guest recording sessions have been with: