Stephen Hartke will give a presentation about his recent work.
Stephen Hartke was born in Orange, New Jersey, in 1952 and grew up in Manhattan, He began his musical career as a professional boy chorister, performing with such organizations as the New York Pro Musica, the New York Philharmonic, the American Symphony Orchestra, and the Metropolitan Opera. Following studies at Yale, the University of Pennsylvania, and the University of California at Santa Barbara, interrupted by stints as advertising manager for several major music publishers, From 1987 to 2015, he taught at the Thornton School of Music at the University of Southern California, retiring as Distinguished Professor Emeritus. He now serves as Professor and Chair of Composition at Oberlin Conservatory.
Thursday, November 21 at 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Eastman School of Music, 209
26 Gibbs St, Rochester, NY 14604