MUS110V–510V
COMPOSITION LESSONS

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URI-Composers Google Group
Send concert announcements to uri-composers@googlegroups.com

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COURSE RESOURCES


Syllabus (PDF)
Composition Rubrics

Recitals

Undergraduate Recital Packet (returning soon)
Graduate Recital Packet (returning soon)
Concert Program Template
Ithaca College program guidelines

Listening
Q2 Music
Second Inversion
Counterstream Radio
I Care If You Listen TV
Q2 Music Meet the Composer Podcast
WRUU Contemporary Classics (Tu 7–9 pm)

Reading
New Music Box
(blog)
I Care If You Listen (blog/magazine)
How to be a Good Ally and Create Safer Spaces in New Music (zine)

Helpful Tools / Information
Whenisgood.net (for coordinating schedules)
MOLA Guidelines (notation)
IU Style Guide
(notation)
Finale help: (1) formatting, (2) page turns, (3) even spacing of systems (notation)
Instrument Studies for Eyes and Ears
(orchestration)
Berklee's Music Careers in Dollars and Cents (business)
Current copyright term and public domain in US (legal)

Many more links here.

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IMPORTANT DATES

• SEPT 6 — Fall 2017 classes begin
• OCT 6 —
Scores and parts (PDF) due for Hub New Music Master Class
• OCT 9 — NO CLASS
• OCT 21 — Hub New Music Master Class (4 pm) and Concert (8 pm)
• NOV 8 / 15 — Scores and parts (PDF) due for Composers' Concert, finalize performers, deliver parts, schedule rehearsals
(Monday students meet Nov. 15)
• DEC 4—
Complete program information (personnel, text, program notes) and concert hall form due
• DEC 6 / 11 — Final portfolio due (all scores, plus parts for complete works, accompanying media)
• DEC 11 — Performance/Recording Review and Self-Evaluation due via email

• DEC 17 at 7 pm —
URI Student Composers' Concert

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Concerts take place in Fine Arts Center B101 Concert Hall and are free unless otherwise noted
Attendance is required at all concerts in bold. (Bring friends!)

• SEPT 23 at 8 pm — University Artists Series: New Music Ensemble
• OCT 15 at 3 pm — Verdant Vibes performs the music of Geoffrey Gibbs
• OCT 21 at 4 pm — Hub New Music Master Class / Composition Readings
• OCT 21 at 8 pm — Hub New Music Concert
• NOV 4 at 8 pm — Geoffrey Gibbs’s Oratorio Universalis
• DEC 9 at 7 pm — Verdant Vibes & Kelly Moran, Mathewson Street Theater, 134 Mathewson, Providence, $10, all ages
• DEC 17 at 7 pm — URI Student Composers' Concert