MUS 462A

Seminar in Performance of New Music

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. Performers will prepare new works composed specifically for them by the composers registered simultaneously in MUS 462B. 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 562A - Graduate Seminar in Performance of New Music).


  • 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.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

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

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