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Society of Composers, Inc. • Region VI Conference 2011

Festival Program

 

 

Festival Schedule

Paper Session IPaper Session IIPaper Session III
Paper Session IVPaper Session VPaper Session VI

Concert IConcert IIConcert III
Concert IVConcert VConcert VI
Concert VIIConcert VIIIConcert IX

Listings are not in concert order or presentation order.

The soundcheck schedule is now available.

 

Festival Proceedings

PDF volume of the Festival Proceedings, with paper abstracts, concert programs, and full papers from those scholars electing to publish their work in this volume. Right-click here to download the PDF file (6.5 MB).

 

Papers selected for this year's festival

Baguyos, Jeremy. Utilizing Electronics in the Performance of Druckman's "Synapse>Valentine"
Balik, Jessica. Remembering Expressivity: Henri Pousseur's Mnemosyne I (1968)
Brickman, Scott. KOed by the Octatonic Scale
Gainey, Christopher. Historical Foundations for the Development of Spectral Music
Gillette, Peter. Minimalism and the Textural Debt to Neo-Classicism in Albert M. Fine's Keyboard Works for David Tudor (1965)
Gillette, Peter. Ur-Tonality and Neo-Tonality as Musical Modes of Adornian Critique in Luciano Berio's O King and Sinfonia
Gross, Robert. Prolongation in Stravinsky's Movements for Piano and Orchestra.
Hanson-Dvoracek, Andrew. The [B]lessing is Miracle: Quotation and Structure in Julius Eastman's "Gay Guerilla"
Herrington, B.P. Composition in the Grove of Academus: Some Applications of Philosophy in Compositional Pedagogy
Iachimciuc, Igor. Sound Color in Music of Gyorgy Kurtag
Karathodoros, Theodore. Comments and Observations on Dimitri Terzakis' work Rabasso: Correlations and Critical Approaches to the Pitch Material Based on the Theory and Practice of Byzantine Music
Junokas, Mike. One Plus One Equals One: Jonathan Harvey's Advaya Model
Lee, Wan-Ki. "Camouflaged" and "Diluted" Pentatonicism in Piano Works by Chinese/American Composers
Lickiss, Angela. The Meeting of Pärt and Bach in Collage über B-A-C-H
Lin, Pin Hsin. Chen Yi's Unique Manipulation of Pitch Materials in Symphony No. 2
Morehead, Patricia. Rhythmic Practice in the Music of Ralph Shapey
Shaffer, Kris. "Neither Tonal Nor Atonal"?: A Statistical Root-Motion Analysis of Ligeti's Late Triadic Works
Stulman, Timothy. A Cultural Analysis of Chen Yi's Si Ji (Four Seasons) for Orchestra
Zervas, Athanasios. Messiaen's Vingt Regards sur l'Enfant-Jésus (III. L'Échange): Pedal Sonorities Versus Complete Rotations
Zubow, Zachariah. Beat Class Modulation in Ligeti's Piano Etude, No. 4

 

Compositions selected for this year's festival

Athens Saxophone Quartet Selections
Adamis, Michael. Evymnon
Honour, Eric. here is no water, but only rock
Karathodoros, Theodore. stigmata
McLoskey, Lansing. OK-OK
Morehead, Patricia. Event Horizon
Munn, Zae. Hanging Onto the Vine
Shafel, Kristin. STL-Reed
Yannatos, James. All About Sax
Zervas, Athanasios. Schism

 

KC Continuum Selections
Bahr, Jason. Jumpin', Coolin', and Fugin'
Levin, Christopher. mandala prismatica
Lombardi, Paul. Acquiesce (from Pieces of Mind and Matter)
Omiccioli, Nicholas. Invisible Worlds
Romig, James. Small Worlds
[other works from the KC Continuum repertoire to be announced later]

 

Other Selections
Albert, Adrienne. Eastern Hymn
Arell, Chris. Icarus for solo piano
Ballard, Jack. Legends
Biggs, Christopher. The Ends of Histories
Bolte, Jason. Scrap Metal
Brickman, Scott. Piano Rap Music
Brings, Allen. Three Movements for Trombone Quartet
Chamberlain, Nicole. Smorgasbord
Cole, Andrew. Rushing Toward the Singularity
D'Ambrosio, Michael. Ice Town
Dangerfield, Joseph. Remnants
Ditto, Charles. Pas de Deux
Dotson, Matthew (audio) and Bart Woodstrup (video). Viologen
Eichenbaum, Daniel. Orbit
Fanslow, Devin. Migratory Patterns
Felice, Frank. ...of Glass
Fink, Simon. Sonata for Stereos
Fleisher, Robert. Five Songs from Carl Sandburg's "Prairie"
Francis, Andy. Hallucination
Garrison, Travis. Crosstalk
Gooch, Warren. Stalking the Wild Metaphor
Grahn, Ulf. Ballad for alto saxophone
Green, Anthony. Light Motives
Hartman, Lee. Linemusic
Hendrix, Brandon. Landscapes
Honour, Eric. Quirk
Horick, Sarah. Looking-Glass Changes
Howe, Hubert. Clusters
Iachimciuc, Igor. Malanca
Jaquith, Austin. Shades of Red
Joyce, Molly. Preludes of Pace
Junokas, Mike. Improvisation Environment for Accordion and Electronics
Karaca, Igor. Spiral/A Thousand Years
Lackey, William. the world falls asleep
Lakner, Katie. Character Sketches of the Usual Suspects
Lee, Wan-Ki. Kirie
Lin, Pin Hsin. Sonata No. 1 for Horn and Piano
Loridan, Martin. Miniature No. 2
Love, Joel. Liberation
Malawey, Victoria. Winter Waltz
Maloy, Kris.Uwohali
Maloy, Kris. Song of the Moon
McCarter, Kevin. Prelude and Excursion
McFerron, Mike. Open Circuit
Mendoza, David. Dreamscape for tenor viola da gamba and electronics
Monopoli, Nicola. Judgments
Neikirk, Anne. Pastoral Horn Trio
Oliveira, Joao Pedro. Beyond
Perrine, Aaron. Maybe?
Post, Joseph. Is There Some Way We Can Set Things Straight?
Posthuma, Jonathan. Voices
Pounds, Michael. Highway Coda
Reed, Jacob. Les Battements
Rudman, Jessica. Concertina No. 1: Cathedrals for Baritone Saxophone and Electronics
Sandler, Felicia. Laus Trinitati
Shatzer, Garrett. Sonnet III: The Unbearable Lightness of Not Being
Sheppard, C. James. Blue River
Smith, Andrew. Impromptu
Srinivasan, Asha. Bapu
Stulman, Timothy. Brahma Viharas
Walters, Andrew. Pushing Buttons
Wang, Hsiao-Lan. SoundCloud
Ward, Harry. Affektenlehre
Wei, Chih-Chen. Between Stream and Hills
Wicks, Christopher. Brass Quintet No. 1
Worzalla, Curtis. Reasons for Existence
Yao, Shuai. White Night
Yii, Kah Hoe. My Spirit is Dancing
Yip, Stephen. Time and Tide
Zajicek, Daniel. Punk-Truck-Love
Zubow, Zachariah. Fugitive Yellow Shirt

 

Paper Session I (8AM, April 8, 2011) • Utt Music Building Room 008

8:00AM Junokas, Mike. One Plus One Equals One: Jonathan Harvey's Advaya Model
8:30AM Lickiss, Angela. The Meeting of Pärt and Bach in Collage über B-A-C-H
9:00AM Stulman, Timothy. A Cultural Analysis of Chen Yi's Si Ji (Four Seasons) for Orchestra

 

Paper Session II (1PM, April 8, 2011) • Utt Music Building Room 107

1:00PM Brickman, Scott. KOed by the Octatonic Scale
1:30PM Gross, Robert. Prolongation in Stravinsky's Movements for Piano and Orchestra.
2:00PM Zervas, Athanasios. Messiaen's Vingt Regards sur l'Enfant-Jésus (III. L'Échange): Pedal Sonorities Versus Complete Rotations

 

Paper Session III (8:00AM, April 9, 2011) • Utt Music Building Room 100

8:00AM Balik, Jessica. Remembering Expressivity: Henri Pousseur's Mnemosyne I (1968)
8:30AM Baguyos, Jeremy. Utilizing Electronics in the Performance of Druckman's "Synapse>Valentine"
9:00AM Gainey, Christopher. Historical Foundations for the Development of Spectral Music

 

Paper Session IV (1PM, April 9, 2011) • Utt Music Building Room 100

1:00PM Lee, Wan-Ki. "Camouflaged" and "Diluted" Pentatonicism in Piano Works by Chinese/American Composers
1:30PM Lin, Pin Hsin. Chen Yi's Unique Manipulation of Pitch Materials in Symphony No. 2
2:00PM Karathodoros, Theodore. Comments and Observations on Dimitri Terzakis' work Rabasso: Correlations and Critical Approaches to the Pitch Material Based on the Theory and Practice of Byzantine Music

 

Paper Session V (8AM, April 10, 2011) • Utt Music Building Room 100

8:00AM Gillette, Peter. Minimalism and the Textural Debt to Neo-Classicism in Albert M. Fine's Keyboard Works for David Tudor (1965)
8:30AM Morehead, Patricia. Rhythmic Practice in the Music of Ralph Shapey
9:00AM Zubow, Zachariah. Beat Class Modulation in Ligeti's Piano Etude, No. 4

 

Paper Session VI (1PM, April 10, 2011) • Utt Music Building Room 100

1:00PM Gillette, Peter. Ur-Tonality and Neo-Tonality as Musical Modes of Adornian Critique in Luciano Berio's O King and Sinfonia
1:30PM Hanson-Dvoracek, Andrew. The [B]lessing is Miracle: Quotation and Structure in Julius Eastman's "Gay Guerilla"

 

Concert I (10AM, April 8, 2011) • Hart Recital Hall

Featuring:
Guest Performers Scott Brickman and Jeff Heisler
UCM Trumpet Ensemble Alan Wenger, director
UCM Trombone Quartet David Stagg, director
UCM Faculty and Student Performers John Check, J. Franklin Fenley, James Gai, Mia Hynes, Carla Maltas, Justin Robinson, John Rutland, Ben Sachs, Kathy Scherer, David Stagg, and Dan Wyman

Jaquith, Austin. Shades of Red
D'Ambrosio, Michael. Ice Town
Monopoli, Nicola. Judgments
Sheppard, C. James. Blue River
Loridan, Martin. Miniature No. 2
Brickman, Scott. Piano Rap Music
Brings, Allen. Three Movements for Trombone Quartet
Francis, Andy. Hallucination
Green, Anthony. Light Motives
Stulman, Timothy. Brahma Viharas

 

Concert II (3PM, April 8, 2011) • Hart Recital Hall

Featuring:
Central Brass the UCM Faculty Brass Quintet
UCM Concert Choir Alan Zabriskie, conductor
Guest Performers Ilia Radoslavov, James Thompson, Curtis Worzalla
UCM Faculty and Student Performers Jacob Sentgeorge, Veronica Snow, Andrew Stephens

Gooch, Warren. Stalking the Wild Metaphor
Iachimciuc, Igor. Malanca
Lakner, Katie. Character Sketches of the Usual Suspects
Maloy, Kris. Song of the Moon
McCarter, Kevin. Prelude and Excursion
Post, Joseph. Is There Some Way We Can Set Things Straight?
Posthuma, Jonathan. Voices
Sandler, Felicia. Laus Trinitati
Shatzer, Garrett. Sonnet III: The Unbearable Lightness of Not Being
Wicks, Christopher. Brass Quintet No. 1
Worzalla, Curtis. Reasons for Existence

 

Concert III (8PM, April 8, 2011) • Hart Recital Hall

Featuring:
Special Guests Quadrivium (Jonathan Borja, Sascha Groschang, Kari Johnson, and Cheryl Melfi)
Guest Performers Mike Junokas, David Mendoza, and Matt Mullins

Biggs, Christopher. The Ends of Histories
Bolte, Jason. Scrap Metal
Eichenbaum, Daniel. Orbit
Junokas, Mike. Improvisation Environment for Accordion and Electronics
Lackey, William. the world falls asleep
Mendoza, David. Dreamscape for tenor viola da gamba and electronics
Oliveira, Joao Pedro. Beyond
Pounds, Michael. Highway Coda

 

Concert IV (10AM, April 9, 2011) • Hart Recital Hall

Featuring:
Special Guests Slawomir Dobrzanski
UCM Student Saxophone Quartet James Gai, director
UCM Laptop Ensemble Eric Honour, director
UCM Faculty and Student Performers Jeremy Darnell, James Gai, Sheri Mattson, Joe Piontek, and Caitlin Walker

Albert, Adrienne. Eastern Hymn
Arell, Chris. Icarus for solo piano
Ditto, Charles. Pas de Deux
Garrison, Travis. Crosstalk
Hartman, Lee. Linemusic
Hendrix, Brandon. Landscapes
Lin, Pin Hsin. Sonata No. 1 for Horn and Piano
Wang, Hsiao-Lan. SoundCloud
Ward, Harry. Affektenlehre
Wei, Chih-Chen. Between Stream and Hills
Yao, Shuai. White Night

 

Concert V (3PM, April 9, 2011) • Hart Recital Hall

Festival Featured Guest Artists: KC Continuum

Bahr, Jason. Jumpin', Coolin', and Fugin'
Carter, Elliott. Cello Sonata
Crumb, George. Eleven Echoes of Autumn (1965)
Levin, Christopher. mandala prismatica
Lombardi, Paul. Acquiesce (from Pieces of Mind and Matter)
Omiccioli, Nicholas. Invisible Worlds
Romig, James. Small Worlds

 

Concert VI (8PM, April 9, 2011) • Hart Recital Hall

Festival Featured Guest Artists: Athens Saxophone Quartet

Adamis, Michael. Evymnon
Honour, Eric. here is no water, but only rock
Karathodoros, Theodore. stigmata
McLoskey, Lansing. OK-OK
Morehead, Patricia. Event Horizon
Munn, Zae. Hanging Onto the Vine
Shafel, Kristin. STL-Reed
Yannatos, James. All About Sax
Zervas, Athanasios. Schism

 

Concert VII (10AM, April 10, 2011) • Hart Recital Hall

Featuring:
Special Guest Stacey Barelos
ASQ Member Dionisios Roussos
Guest Perfomer Ian Gottlieb
UCM Percussion Ensemble Michael Sekelsky, director
UCM Faculty and Student Performers Kristen Hirlinger, Michael Sekelsky, and Dan Wyman

Dangerfield, Joseph. Remnants
Fanslow, Devin. Migratory Patterns
Fink, Simon. Sonata for Stereos
Joyce, Molly. Preludes of Pace
Karaca, Igor. Spiral/A Thousand Years
Malawey, Victoria. Winter Waltz
Maloy, Kris.Uwohali
Reed, Jacob. Les Battements
Smith, Andrew. Impromptu
Yip, Stephen. Time and Tide

 

Concert VIII (3PM, April 10, 2011) • Hart Recital Hall

Featuring:
Special Guests Rebecca Ashe and Mauricio Salguero
ASQ Member Leo Saguiguit
Guest Performers Nicole Chamberlain, Jason Gregory, Linda Perry, and Emily Truckenbrod

Chamberlain, Nicole. Smorgasbord
Cole, Andrew. Rushing Toward the Singularity
Felice, Frank. ...of Glass
Fleisher, Robert. Five Songs from Carl Sandburg's "Prairie"
Grahn, Ulf. Ballad for alto saxophone
Honour, Eric. Quirk
McFerron, Mike. Open Circuit
Srinivasan, Asha. Bapu
Zubow, Zachariah. Fugitive Yellow Shirt

 

Concert IX (8PM, April 10, 2011) • Hart Recital Hall

Featuring:
Guest Performers Wan-Ki Lee
ASQ Members
Eric Honour and Dionisios Roussos
UCM Jazz Ensemble 1 David Aaberg, director
UCM Faculty Performers James Gai, Gary Moege, John Rutland, Jacob Sentgeorge, Richard Smith

Ballard, Jack. Legends
Dotson, Matthew (audio) and Bart Woodstrup (video). Viologen
Howe, Hubert. Clusters
Lee, Wan-Ki. Kirie
Love, Joel. Liberation
Neikirk, Anne. Pastoral Horn Trio
Perrine, Aaron. Maybe?
Rudman, Jessica. Concertina No. 1: Cathedrals for Baritone Saxophone and Electronics
Walters, Andrew. Pushing Buttons
Zajicek, Daniel. Punk-Truck-Love

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 






 

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