Music Department Events

Feb 8

Elizabeth Nason Distinguished Women Vistors Fund Talk: Anna Meredith

Thursday, February 8th, 2018
4:30 – 5:45 pm / Weitz Cinema

Anna MeredithCarleton welcomes critically acclaimed composer, producer, and performer of both acoustic and electronic music, Anna Meredith, to speak about her experiences and insights specifically as a female composer and performer in contemporary music.

Anna Meredith is a standout in a new generation of composers, equally comfortable in the concert hall and the rock venue. Her works have been performed all over the world, her new album “Varmints” has met with widespread critical acclaim, and her commissions are as far-ranging and exciting as new work for Netherlands Chamber Orchestra, the world’s first Concerto for Beatboxer and Orchestra, and Installations for Sleep-Pods in Singapore and Park Benches in Hong Kong.


Don't miss Anna Meredith in Concert, Friday, February 9, at 7:00 pm. 

OR the Master Class with Anna Meredith, Saturday, February 10, 11am-1pm.

Sponsored by Music @ Carleton, Elizabeth Nason Distiguished Women Visitors Fund, Chistopher U. Light Lecturship, and Arts @ Carleton. Contact: Holly Streekstra, x4475