Special Guest Composition Forum: Marco Hoffmann (Universität Siegen): "Labyrinths in the Dark: Stations and Dead Ends in Georg Friedrich Haas's 'in vain'"

29 Sep 2017 - 1:00pm

A guest presentation on a major work for large ensemble by Austrian composer Georg Friedrich Haas which has been described by Simon Rattle as “an acknowledged masterpiece of the 21st century.”  The Illinois Modern Ensemble conducted by Prof. Stephen Taylor gave the Midwestern premiere of "in vain" in their 2012-13 season.  All are welcome.