Kaufman Music Center

ComposerCraft  |  ID# 4751

Class Details:
Day: Wed
Time: 6:10 pm - 8:10 pm
Start/End: Sep 14, 2011 - May 23, 2012
Sessions: 30
Term: Year 11-12
Prerequisites: N/A
Tuition: $750
Age: 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
Max Class Size: 10
Instructor: Robinson McClellan
Notes: N/A

 

Hear ComposerCraft on Q2 radio, with Metropolis Ensemble at Le Poisson Rouge (tracks 2-7), and on WQXR with Lysander Trio (20 minutes in).

 

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ComposerCraft is a program for composers ages 10-16 at Kaufman Music Center's Special Music School and Lucy Moses School. These young composers' musical imagination ranges widely, from klezmer-dubstep remixes to electronic experiments to fugues, operas, symphonies, and much more.

Every CC composer writes new works each year for professional ensembles such as Yarn/Wire, the Lysander Trio, soprano Emily Eagen, and for a yearly collaboration with Metropolis Ensemble, a Grammy-nominated chamber orchestra.

Each new piece appears in concert at NYC venues like Le Poisson Rouge, Merkin Concert Hall, and Symphony Space.

Class time is devoted to listening, discussion, score analysis, and visits from distinguished guest composers and other leaders in NYC's contemporary music community.

ComposerCraft meets on Wednesday evenings for two hours at Kaufman Music Center; ComposerCraft Weekend is the smaller Sunday section.

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ComposerCraft is taught and directed by composer Robinson McClellan. We have exciting collaborations planned for 2014-2015, our fourth year of operation.

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ComposerCraft: The Crew, with cellist Ashley Bathgate Yarn | Wire Reading (photo 1) Yarn | Wire Reading (photo 2) Yarn | Wire Reading (photo 3) Yarn | Wire Reading (photo 4) Yarn | Wire Reading (photo 5) Yarn | Wire Reading (photo 6) Yarn | Wire Reading (photo 7) ComposerCraft in 2014 with teacher Robinson McClellan

All Class Dates

  • Sep 14, 2011
  • Sep 21, 2011
  • Oct 05, 2011
  • Oct 26, 2011
  • Nov 02, 2011
  • Nov 09, 2011
  • Nov 16, 2011
  • Nov 30, 2011
  • Dec 07, 2011
  • Dec 14, 2011
  • Dec 21, 2011
  • Jan 04, 2012
  • Jan 11, 2012
  • Jan 18, 2012
  • Jan 25, 2012
  • Feb 01, 2012
  • Feb 08, 2012
  • Feb 15, 2012
  • Feb 29, 2012
  • Mar 07, 2012
  • Mar 14, 2012
  • Mar 21, 2012
  • Mar 28, 2012
  • Apr 04, 2012
  • Apr 18, 2012
  • Apr 25, 2012
  • May 02, 2012
  • May 09, 2012
  • May 16, 2012
  • May 23, 2012
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