Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble - Concert Performance

Sunday, March 4, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm, Schoenberg Music Building - Schoenberg Hall

See below for additional information.


Free and open to the public.




Additional Information

Note: This performance is in the Ostin Music Center rather than in Schoenberg Hall.

Concert of new compositions by UCLA Composition faculty and students, and by international composers performed by the Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble.

Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble (MCME) was founded in 1990 by Yuri Kasparov, under the patronage of the famous Russian composer Edison Denisov. The ensemble focuses on promoting 20th and 21st century music. It is Russia’s foremost contemporary chamber ensemble and consists of some of the best Russian musicians specializing in modern music.

MCME has strong educational goals and works closely with both Russian and international cultural foundations to bring contemporary music to a wide range of audiences. As part of this goal, MCME has organized the annual fortnight International Young Composers Academy (Tchaikovsky City, Ural) to bring together both young composers and internationally recognized composers in workshops. Q&A and reception to follow.

Don't miss the reading of student compositions by the Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble on Monday, February 26, 6pm in Schoenberg Hall.

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