SUMMER MUSIC: Classes at New College of California
Registration and Orientation: 6/1 Classes: 6/4 - 8/31 $70 per Credit (up to 9) $20 unit audit. 777 Valencia ST. S.F. 94110 626-1694 New College is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges
THE AMERICAN GAMELAN: David Doty. Tue 7-10PM. An in-depth exploration of this evolving musical medium including performance technique, composition and instrument design. The American Gamelan, like its Indonesian counterpart is a unique set of metallic percussion instruments. The music emphasizes ensemble coordination rather than virtuosity.
VOCAL RESONANCE: Bonnie Barnett. Wed 7-10PM The body is an instrument which moves and sounds. This class combines exposure to world sources in non-traditional vocal techniques with direct experience in vocal body work. Contexts include improvisation, group composition and meditation. 8 class sessions and 4 field trips to resonant spaces.
COMPUTER MUSIC AND ART: Rich Gold. Thurs 2-5PM What have composers done, what you can do, what machine to buy, how much to spend, how to make music, how to program, who to listen to. Guests and computers. p.2