MUS 462B

Seminar in Contemporary Composition and Performance

Units: 1.5

Hours: 0-3-0

This seminar/workshop provides intensive professional training for performers who work together with composers in the creation, performance and production of new music. Composers will create new works composed specifically for the performers registered simultaneously in MUS 462A. Training in contemporary notation and performance practices, extended techniques, instrumentation, analysis, conducting techniques, communication skills and concert production. The final project is a festival. Open to third- and fourth-year music students.


  • A combined undergraduate and graduate course (MUS 562B Graduate Seminar in Contemporary Composition and Performance).


  • MUS 201B; and
  • minimum third-year standing; or
  • permission of the school.

Undergraduate course in Music offered by the School of Music in the Faculty of Fine Arts.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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