Mizzou Music

Dan Visconti

American composer Dan Visconti stays busy with commissions, musical installations and lectures. He will be a guest composer for the 2017 Mizzou International Composers Festival. On a recent episode of Mizzou Music, Visconti talked about his community work as a concert curator and his works that will be performed at the July 24-29 festival in Columbia.

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Contemporary American composer Charles Peck will be in Columbia as a Resident Composer for the July 24-29 Mizzou International Composers Festival. He talked about his style and influences with Trevor Harris on a recent episode of Mizzou Music.

Aaron Parker

British composer Aaron Parker writes instrumental and electronic music inspired by studies of the environment and place. Alarm Will Sound will premiere his new work at this summer's Mizzou International Composers Festival. Parker was a guest on a recent episode of Mizzou Music.


Clare Glackin

The composer Clare Glackin talked on this week's Mizzou Music about her musical roots and her upcoming commission. Glackin will be in Columbia as one of eight resident composers during the upcoming Mizzou International Composers Festival.

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The Mizzou International Composers Festival is coming up at the end of next month. This week on Mizzou Music, Jacob Gotlib looked ahead to the annual festival that brings ten guest and resident composers to Columbia to premiere new works. Gotlib is the managing director of the MU School of Music's New Music Initiative.

Selim Goncu

Composer Selim Goncu is one of the eight Resident Composers whose works will be premiered at next month's Mizzou International Composers Festival. Goncu took a break from his work as a PhD candidate at the University of California, Berkeley to be a guest on last week's Mizzou Music.

Carolina Heredia

Carolina Heredia brings the influence of her South American roots to compositions such as Auscensias. Chamber works like this as well as Lus in Bello and Virginia for SATB Choir earned the Argentinian native one of highly coveted Resident Composer spots for this year's Mizzou International Composers Festival. Classical 90.5's Trevor Harris visited with Heredia for a recent episode of Mizzou Music.

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The Mizzou International Composers Festival is less than two months away. In the run-up to the 2017 edition of the festival, Mizzou Music will feature interviews with the festival's resident and guest composers. MU graduate student Henry Stewart was the featured composer on the May 24 episode of Mizzou Music.


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The Legion of Black Collegians Gospel Choir presents their spring concert this weekend in Whitmore Recital Hall. the choir's president Tyra Woods and faculty advisor Stephanie Shonekan dropped by Classical 90.5 with a preview of Sunday afternoon's 'Old School vs. New School' program.

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The MU Director of Athletic Bands Erin Cooper was a guest on this week's Mizzou Music. She previewed this Friday's University Wind Ensemble Missouri Theatre concert.

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