Monday, February 17, 2003

EAR UNIT composer residency.

[someone] found this on the site ============================ California E.A.R. Unit Composer Residency and Seminar at Arcosanti August 11-16th, 2003 Applications are now being accepted for the California EAR Unit Composer Residency and Seminar at Arcosanti, Meyer, Arizona August 11th-16th, 2003 Arcosanti is an "urban ecology" built by master architect Paolo Soleri and is a perfect blend of the esthetics of form and design with the grandeur of the Arizona mesa as its backdrop. The Colly Soleri Music Center offers a wonderful acoustic amphitheater for the week long course which involves rehearsals, recordings, master classes, lectures/discussions and culminates in a concert of composersC works on Saturday with a special pre-concert gourmet dinner. Works may be preexisting or written for the California EAR Unit for the Seminar. EAR Unit instrumentation is flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, percussion or may be smaller combinations of those instruments. Other instrumentation cannot be considered. To apply, send a representative score and tape (if available) and short biography or resumE= plus check for ten dollars (made to the California EAR Unit) to: Dorothy Stone - Artistic Director, California EAR Unit 40544 San Francisquito Canyon Road, Green Valley, CA 91390. E-Mail: Include SASE for return of materials. Applications will be accepted until May 1, 2003 and notice of acceptance will be made on or before May 15, 2003.