Coffee and Composition with Meredith Monk
Tuesday, February 23 at 1:00pm
Join Meredith Monk in conversation with the University of Oregon Composition Department, moderated by UO Faculty Professor Robert Kyr. In the session, students will learn more about Meredith Monk’s artistic trajectory and the role that creative risk has in composition. Professor Robert Kyr will lead the conversation with a Q&A by UO composition students follow. Register now at: https://oregon.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bga65I2h8xibdjg
Meredith Monk is a composer, singer, and creator of new opera, music-theater works, films and installations. Recognized as one of the most unique and influential artists of our time, she is a pioneer in what is now called “extended vocal technique” and “interdisciplinary performance”.
Campus co-sponsors for this virtual event include: Oregon Humanities Center's Endowment for Public Outreach in the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities; Division of Equity and Inclusion; Trotter Fellowship; and Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art.