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Past Guests

Among the hundreds of guests of the composition program over the past half century have been noted composers John Cage, John Chowning, Michael Daugherty, Donald Erb, Brian Ferneyhough, Lucas Foss, Roy Harris, Ulysses Kay, Libby Larsen, Witold Lutoslawski, Pauline Oliveros, Vincent Persichetti, Jean-Claude Risset, R. Murray Schafer, Morton Subotnick, and Pulitzer Prize-winners Steve Reich, Gunther Schuller, Roger Reynolds, David Del Tredici, Joseph Schwantner, Michael Colgrass, Mario Davidovsky, Karel Husa, Robert Ward, and Aaron Copland. The following list of composers, performers, and scholars who have visited the UNT campus as guests of the composition program may be sorted by year or composer/artist name.

Yearsort icon Composer/Artist Name(s) Event Type Details
1959

Copland, Aaron (composer)

Guest Composer Residency more...
1962

Foss, Lucas (composer/performer)

Guest Composer Residency more...
1962

Copland, Aaron (composer)

Guest Composer Residency more...
1963

Schuller, Gunther (composer/performer/scholar)

Guest Composer Residency more...
1963

Harris, Roy (composer)

Fifth Annual Southwestern Composers' Workshop more...
1964

Persichetti, Vincent (composer)

Guest Composer Residency more...
1966

Giannini, Vittorio (composer)

Guest Composer Residency more...
1968

Read, Gardner (composer/scholar)

Panel Discussion more...
1971

Bodin, Lars-Gunnar (composer)

Guest Composer Residency more...
1972

Kay, Ulysses (composer)

Guest Composer Residency more...
1974

Schafer, R. Murray (composer/conductor/educator)

Lecture-discussions more...
1976

Subotnick, Morton (composer)

Guest Composer Residency more...
1977

Slonimsky, Nicholas (musicologist, conductor, composer)

Guest Scholar Residency more...
1980

Montague, Stephen (composer/pianist)

Guest Artist Recital more...
1980

Hiller, Lejaren (composer)

Faculty/Guest Recital more...
1980

Groupe de Musique Experimentale de Marseille (ensemble)

CEMI Gallery more...
1980

Appleton, Jon (composer)

CEMI Gallery more...
1981

Cage, John (composer)

Guest Composer Residency (ICMC) more...
1981

Hiller, Lejaren (composer)

Guest Composer Residency (ICMC) more...
1983

Hunt, Jerry (composer/performance artist)

Guest Artist Residency more...
1983

Errante, F. Gerrard (clarinetist)

Guest Artist Recital more...
1983

London, Edwin (composer)

Concert of Electroacoustic and Intermedia Works more...
1983

Moravioff, Galeshka (composer/pianist)

CEMI Gallery more...
1984

Subotnick, Morton (composer)

CEMI Gallery more...
1984

Paxton, Steven (composer)

CEMI Gallery more...
1984

Dick, Robert (flutist/composer)

Lecture-demonstration more...
1985

B L Lacerta (ensemble)

CEMI Gallery more...
1985

Lockwood, Annea (composer/performance artist)

CEMI Gallery more...
1985

Fulkerson, James (trombonist/composer)

Lecture-demonstration and CEMI Gallery more...
1985

Dashow, James (composer)

Guest Composer Residency more...
1985

Curran, Alvin (composer/performer)

CEMI Gallery more...
1985

Turetzky, Bertram (contrabassist/composer)

Guest Artist Residency more...
1986

Hodkinson, Sydney (composer)

Guest Composer Residency more...
1986

Martirano, Salvatore (composer)

CEMI Gallery more...
1986

Ostryniec, James (oboist)

CEMI Gallery more...
1986

Stone, Carl (composer/performer)

CEMI Gallery more...
1987

Dodge, Charles (composer)

Guest Composer Residency more...
1987

Korte, Karl (composer)

Shop Talk and CEMI Gallery (sponsored by Texas Composers Forum) more...
1987

Gottschalk, Art (composer)

Shop Talk and CEMI Gallery (sponsored by Texas Composers Forum) more...
1987

Reich, Steve (composer)

Lecture more...
1987

Folio, Cynthia (flutist)

Guest Artist Recital more...
1987

Alvares, Paulo Sergio (pianist)

Guest Artist Recital more...
1987

McDermott, Vincent (composer)

Lecture and CEMI Gallery more...
1987

Dufallo, Richard (conductor)

Shop Talk more...
1987

Rolnick, Neil (composer)

Marathon of Live Performance Digital Synthesizer Compositions more...
1987

Hunt, Jerry (composer)

Marathon of Live Performance Digital Synthesizer Compositions more...
1987

Bresnick, Martin (composer)

Marathon of Live Performance Digital Synthesizer Compositions more...
1988

Black, Robert (contrabassist)

Guest Artist Residency more...
1988

Electric Phoenix (ensemble)

Guest Artist Residency more...
1988

Lutoslawski, Witold (composer)

Guest Composer Residency more...