La Monte Young's 'Compositions 1960'


La Monte Young's 'Compositions 1960', Huddersfield, May 2010

Call for papers:

University of Huddersfield, Saturday 29 May 2010

2010 marks the fiftieth anniversary of this influential set of compositions. This one-day conference aims to examine the context and impact of these works, looking at the repercussions of the music up to the present day.

Papers are invited on all aspects of these pieces, including notation, composition, performance, historical context and contemporary influence.

Submissions of 200-word abstracts for 20-minute papers should be sent to Richard Glover (<>)

Deadline:  2 April 2010.

Notification of accepted papers will be made by mid-April.