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Interfaces: Meeting Points for Improvisation and Composition
December 2000


INTERFACES: meeting points for improvisation and composition - 2 December 


BRUNEL UNIVERSITY is holding a one-day conference on Saturday 2 December
2000.  Leading performers and academics will make contributions to this
fascinating topic.  There will be performances, presentations,
lecture/demonstrations, new works/premieres and plenty of discussion.

Participants will include Ian Carr, Derek Scott, Charlie Beale, Peter
Weigold, Tim Whitehead, Colin Riley, Peter Rudnick, Frank Griffith, Alec
Dankworth, Alex Maguire, Henry Lowther, and Tony Woods.

Composers and arrangers are invited to submit an extract from one of their
musical scores which reflects the theme of the conference for inclusion in
a foyer exhibition.  Please send extracts by 5th November 2000 to COLIN
RILEY at Brunel University.

We also invite proposals for round-table discussions.  These should be of
not more than ten minutes duration and may include practical
demonstrations.  Please send these by 5th November to PETER RUDNICK at
Brunel University.

For more information and registration details: VISIT the conference
website at: OR contact Sue
Ramus, the Conference Administrator.
Sue Ramus
Departmental Administrator
Department of Performing Arts
Brunel University
Uxbridge UB8 3PH
Tel: +44-(0)1895 274000 ext 4512
Fax: +44-(0)1895 816224