Compose Yourself Readings: College Division

October 1, 2021 @ 7:00PM — 9:00PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)

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ACO's Compose Yourself classes help young composers develop their creativity and learn professional standards in a supportive, hands-on environment; the program has a strong record of preparing students for the rigors of college and beyond. Five college students who have been part of Compose Yourself classes over several years will present original works at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music.

Featured Composers:

Che Buford

Austin Celestin

Marisol Estrella

Cooper Myers

Jonah Murphy

Featured Musicians:

Jonah Murphy, flute

Aaron Haettenschwiller, oboe

Alexander Parlee, clarinets

Cameron West, french horn

Wayne Dumaine, trumpet

Ben Herrington, trombone

John Ferrari, percussion

Ching Chia, piano

Leah Asher and Che Buford, violins

Lev Zhurbin, viola

Tyler J Borden, cello

Evan Runyon, double bass

All audience members will be required to show proof of vaccination against COVID-19 with a vaccine authorized by the World Health Organization or the Food and Drug Administration and must maintain appropriate face coverings in accordance with current CDC guidelines. Learn more here.