Sunday, Sep 24, 2017 11:30a -
Killian Hall, MIT
474-160 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA 02139
Festivals & Fairs, Innovation, Meetup
Hosted by Juventas New Music, the Boston New Music Festival Symposium will be held on Sunday, September 24th from 11:30AM-6PM at Killian Hall on the campus of MIT. It will include panel discussions on topics relevant to contemporary music, such as music and technology, contemporary opera, the logistics of running a new music ensemble, and more. The speakers will include the city’s leading performers, administrators, and composers, with special guest Claire Chase.
Tickets are $15 and also include the option to receive a comped ticket for a performance by the Juventas New Music Ensemble later that evening.
Schedule (subject to change)
11:30-12 Opening remarks, welcome, framework brainstorm. Refreshments will be served.
12-1:30 Community Engagement & Representation
1:30-2:30 Music and Technology
[Lunch on own--opportunity to network with fellow new music leaders]
3:30-4:45 Opera and the New Music Scene
4:45-6 Leading a New Music Organization: fundraising, marketing, and collaboration
7:30-9 Juventas Concert featuring flutist Claire Chase and works by Boston-based composers