PRISM Quartet

Color Theory: Composers Forum

Co-Presented by the Curtis Institute of Music and PRISM Quartet, Inc.

Color Theory Composers Forum (90 minutes)
David Ludwig, a highly accomplished composer and the Curtis Institute of Music’s Dean of Artistic Programs, moderates a panel discussion with Color Theory Composers Steven Mackey, Ken Ueno, and Stratis Minakakis. This panel is presented to enrich the artistic practices of Philadelphia-area composers by exploring orchestration concepts/techniques used in the creation of Color Theory commissions, as performed by PRISM, So Percussion, and Partch. (For composers at all stages of their studies and careers.)

This event is FREE. Advance registration (link at right) ends 12 hours before the event. If you decide to attend after online ticketing/registration has ended, just show up.

Color Theory Concerts
Co-presented by the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts and PRISM Quartet, Inc.
6/4/16: PRISM Quartet and So Percussion
6/11/16: PRISM Quartet and Partch

Major support for Color Theory has been provided by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage. Additional project support comes from The MAP Fund, supported by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, The Presser Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, New Music USA, and the Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University. PRISM Quartet, Inc. also receives support from the Philadelphia Cultural Fund, the Presser Foundation, the Samuel S. Fels Fund, the Amphion Foundation, New Music USA’s Cary New Music Performance Fund, the Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc., and individual donors.

Curtis Institute of Music, Lenfest Hall (room TBD-- ask at front desk)
1616 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

June 11, 2016
11:00 AM

FREE. Advance registration (link below) ends 12 hours before the event. If you decide to attend after registration ends, just show up.