University of California, Berkeley

Teaching materials

Prof. Carmine E. Cella, CNMAT

Fall 2019

Music 290: colloquium

The music colloquium for this semester will be made of lectures by invited guests (composers and performers) and of a series of workshops around CNMAT technologies.
The general theme of the lectures will be: percussions in contemporary music. The colloquium will meet from 3pm to 4.30pm with the following calendar: The abstract of each lecture and the bio of the speaker will be announced the week before each talk.

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Syllabus and calendar


Music 203: seminar in composition

The seminar is offered in the Department of Music and will meet each Monday from 10am to 1pm in Hargrove 210.
The seminar will alternate lectures on various topics regarding contemporary composition and individual lessons; please contact the instructor for further information.

Modifications to the calendar:
No class Make up
9/16 9/24
10/7 10/22
10/14 11/11

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Music 299 seminar: special study

In general, the preferred day for individual meetings is Thrusday; please contact the instructor for further information.

Spring 2019

Music 202 seminar: orchestrating with machines

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Syllabus and calendar
Introductory lecture on assisted orchetration (French)