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DMA Composition Student Yiguo Yan To have Premiere in Shanghai

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The Conservatory is pleased to note that second year DMA composition student Yiguo Yan has been selected by the 9th New Music Week of Shanghai Conservatory of Music for her new work, The Wild Scribble (2016) for 14 musicians.  

She is one of the five composers chosen from the 2016 international call for scores.

The selected pieces will be premiered by the Israel Contemporary Chamber Orchestra in Shanghai, September 27, 2016. All the five selected composers are invited to participate in the rehearsals, concerts, and other activities during the new music week Sept. 23–28 in Shanghai. 

The five composers will also participate in a master class given by guest composers Zhou Long and Tristan Murail.

Congratulations!

For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949
Email: selfdr@umkc.edu