Undergraduate composer Cody Myre has been invited to attend the 2019 Cortona Sessions for New Music in Cortona, Italy, from 18 May through 1 June 2019. During the sessions, a new work of his will be premiered.
Alumnus composer Joshua Harris (PhD 2013) composed the score for the feature film King Rat (2017), written and directed by Henry Johnston and distributed by Cow Lamp Films and is currently streaming on Amazon Prime Video and Tubi.tv
The first movement of Becoming, a new work for live piano and voice, immersive sound, projected digital video and graphics, and dance by alumnus composer Brad Robin (PhD 2016) was previewed at Northwestern University in June 2018. Dr. Robin is currently a lecturer in the Music Department at DePaul University, Chicago.