Professor Martin Bresnick Lecture

Professor Martin Bresnick
School of Music
Yale University

will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on November 18, 2000 at 8:15 p.m. in Lecture Hall No. 2 in the Woodward Instructional Resources Centre, University of British Columbia.

Bresnick After Blake: The Gates of Paradise
(performance and lecture--venue TBA)

A celebrated American composer, Professor Bresnick was the first recipient, in 1998, of the largest and most prestigious music prize ever given: The Charles Ives Living of the American Academy of Arts and Letters. His compositions cover a wide range of instrumentation, from chamber music, to symphonic compositions and computer music. His work has been performed in Germany, Italy, the U.K., Brazil, Australia, Israel, Canada and the U.S. by such diverse groups as the San Francisco Symphony, Kiel Philharmonic, City of London Chamber Orchestra and the First Minnesota Moving and Warehouse Band. He is the recipient of numerous international prizes for his musical compositions and teaching.

Fall Program 2000
Sep 16, Sep 23, Sep 30, Oct 14, Oct 21, Oct 28, Nov 4, Nov 18, Nov 25, Dec 2, Dec 9.

Background Information

(Compiled by Ted Powell)

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