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High School Composition Intensive 2013

High School Composition Intensive 2013

Program Director

Andy Vores 
avores@bostonconservatory.edu

Faculty

Marti Epstein: Composition 
mepstein@bostonconservatory.edu
Curtis Hughes: Composition 
chughes@bostonconservatory.edu
John Murphree: Applied Theory 
jmurphree@bostonconservatory.edu
Rudolf Rojahn: Applied Theory  
rrojahn@bostonconservatory.edu

Performing Faculty

Project 4
Worcester Chamber Music Society
 Krista Buckland Reisner – violin
 krista@worcesterchambermusic.org
 Rohan Gregory – violin
 rohangregory@earthlink.net
 Frank Shaw – viola
 frank@afarcry.org
 Jacques Lee Wood – cello
 jacquesleewood@gmail.com 

Project 3
Transient Canvas
 Amy Advocat – bass clarinet
 Matt Sharrock – marimba

Project 2
 Nora Karakousoglou – cello
 Bryan Hayslett – cello

Project 1
 Jordan Nieman – piano 

Schedule

WEEK 1

 

  MON 15 TUE 16 WED 17 THUR 18 FRI 19 SAT 20 SUN 21
8:00
 
BREAKFAST    
8:30
 
   
9:00
 
 T406
 Applied Theory
 T406
 Applied Theory
 T406
 Applied Theory
 T406
 Applied Theory
 T406
 Applied Theory
   
9:30
 
   
10:00
 
   
10:30
 
 T203
 Overview
 +
 Project 1

 information
 T203
 Project 2
 information
 Composing Time
 or
 Scheduled
 Lesson
 T203
 Project 3
 information
 Composing Time 
 or
 Scheduled 

 Lesson
BRUNCH
11:00
 
11:30
 
12:00
 
 DINNER    
12:30
 
 
1:00
 
 Composing Time 
 or
 Scheduled 

 Lesson
 Project 1 due
 Composing Time
 or  
 Scheduled  
 Lesson
 Composing Time 
 or
 Scheduled 

 Lesson
 Project 2 due
 Composing Time
 or  
 Scheduled  
 Lesson

 Composing Time 
 or  
 Scheduled 

 Lesson
 Duck
 Tour
 meet in the  lobby of 8 The  Fenway 
1:30
 
2:00
 
2:30
 
 Project 2 
 Field Trip
 MIT Museum
 Project 3 
 Field Trip
 MFA
3:00
 
3:30
 
 T401
 Introduction to
 New Music:
 The Rite of
 Spring
 T401
 Introduction to 
 New Music:
 Bartok
 T203
 Introduction to 
 New Music:
 Walls of Sound
4:00
 
4:30
 
5:00
 
     
5:30
 
DINNER    
6:00
 
DINNER
6:30
 
   CONCERT ROOM
 Project 1
 workshop
 and recording
   CONCERT ROOM
 Project 2
 workshop
 and recording
 
7:00
 
         
7:30
 
         
8:00
 
   T401
 Transient
 Canvas

 Concert
   Shakespeare
 in the Park
 Two
 Gentlemen
 of Verona
 
8:30
 
         
9:00
 
         

WEEK 2

  MON 22 TUE 23 WED 24 THUR 25 FRI 26    
8:00
 
BREAKFAST    
8:30
 
   
9:00
 
 T406
 Applied Theory
 T406
 Applied Theory
 T406
 Applied Theory
 T406
 Applied Theory
 T406
 Applied Theory
   
9:30
 
   
10:00
 
   
10:30
 
 Composing Time 
 or
 Scheduled 

 Lesson
 Composing Time 
 or
 Scheduled 

 Lesson
 Composing Time 
 or
 Scheduled 

 Lesson
 Composing Time 
 or
 Scheduled 

 Lesson
 T203   
 Introduction to

 New Music:
 Minimalism
 
11:00
 
11:30
 
12:00
 
LUNCH    
12:30
 
   
1:00
 
 OPERA STUDIO
 String Quartet  rehearsal and  masterclass
 OPERA STUDIO
 String Quartet  rehearsal and  masterclass
 OPERA STUDIO
 String Quartet  rehearsal and  masterclass
 OPERA STUDIO
 String Quartet  rehearsal and  masterclass
 Composing Time 
 or
 Scheduled 

 Lesson
   
1:30
 
   
2:00
 
   
2:30
 
 Composing Time 
 or
 Scheduled 

 Lesson
 Composing Time 
 or
 Scheduled 

 Lesson
 Composing Time 
 or
 Scheduled 

 Lesson
 Composing Time 
 or
 Scheduled 

 Lesson
 T401
 String Quartet
 dress rehearsal
   
3:00
 
   
3:30
 
   
4:00
 
 T401
 Introduction to
 New Music: 
 Music and
 Theater
 T401
 Introduction to
 New Music:
 Silence and  Spaciousness
 T401
 Introduction to
 New Music:
 The Avant-
 garde in
 Rock and Jazz
 T401 
 WCMS
 Final Concert
 Shostakovich 8
 + HSCI student  works 
   
4:30
 
   
5:00
 
   
5:30
 
DINNER    
6:00
 
   
6:30
 
             
7:00
 
   T401
 Project 3
 workshop
 and recording
         
7:30
 
           
8:00
 
           
8:30
 
           
9:00
 
             

 

Information

• T203, T401, and T406 are located in the Theater Building on Hemenway Street
• The Concert Room is on the first floor of 8, The Fenway
• The Opera Studio is located on the fourth floor of 8, The Fenway
• Practice Rooms are open every day and at night until curfew
• Photocopying machines in the library and other locations in 8, The Fenway are free
• Each student will be have two 45 minute private lessons each week,
    times to be scheduled between student and instructor
• Composition lessons take place in Room 219, 8 The Fenway
    or in Room 3D, 1112 Boylston Street

 

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