CCMP
5031

Contemporary Orchestration

College of Performing Arts: Mannes

Non-Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Graduate Course
Majors Only
Contemporary Orchestration
Fall 2024
Taught By: Alyssa Weinberg
Section: A

CRN: 16236

Credits: 2

The Contempoarary Orchestration class explores the orchestral techniques of the 20th century through today. Sample topics may include the Concerto, Spectralism, Aleatory, Microtonality and the use of technology. The first few weeks of the course will provide an accelerated review of foundational techniques and orchestral considerations before continuing on to more advanced and contemporary topics. The second half of the semester will center discussions on the most recent and experimental usages of the orchestra today. This course is open to graduate students, and juniors and seniors who have completed the orchestration sequence and instructor permission.

College: College of Performing Arts (CO)

Department: Mannes (MAN)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Group Lessons (G)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 12

Add/Drop Deadline: September 9, 2024 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 17, 2024 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 6:02pm EDT 7/12/2024

Meeting Info:
Days: Friday
Times: 1:00pm - 2:40pm
Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th
Room: 302
Date Range: 8/28/2024 - 12/4/2024
Contemporary Orchestration
Spring 2024
Taught By: Alyssa Weinberg
Section: A

CRN: 14040

Credits: 2

The Contempoarary Orchestration class explores the orchestral techniques of the 20th century through today. Sample topics may include the Concerto, Spectralism, Aleatory, Microtonality and the use of technology. The first few weeks of the course will provide an accelerated review of foundational techniques and orchestral considerations before continuing on to more advanced and contemporary topics. The second half of the semester will center discussions on the most recent and experimental usages of the orchestra today. This course is open to graduate students, and juniors and seniors who have completed the orchestration sequence and instructor permission.

College: College of Performing Arts (CO)

Department: Mannes (MAN)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Group Lessons (G)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 12

Add/Drop Deadline: February 4, 2024 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2024 (Tuesday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 6:02pm EDT 7/12/2024

Meeting Info:
Days: Wednesday
Times: 4:00pm - 5:40pm
Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th
Room: 302
Date Range: 1/24/2024 - 5/8/2024