Creative Music: Composer-Pianists

Semester: 

Fall

Offered: 

2020

This new course focuses on the work of innovative composer-pianists. The six artists surveyed in fall 2020 will include Lil Hardin Armstrong, Hazel Scott, Mary Lou Williams, Nina Simone, Alice Coltrane-Turiyasangitananda, and Geri Allen. Through listening, reading, transcription, analysis, and performance, we will cultivate a detailed appreciation for this legacy of Black women's musical inventions of the twentieth century.

Additional Information

Faculty: Vijay Iyer
Semester: Full Fall Term
Time: Wed, 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. ET
MUSIC 171R