Christopher Fox will lead an Open Composition course as part of Week 4 of the Dartington Summer School between 14 – 21 August. This course is designed for anyone who can read and write music and has some experience of composition. Topics covered will include the basics of scoring, structure and notation, the nature of composition and its practical applications.
With an incredible 76 year history including an immersive composition course Dartington Summer School, Fox follows in the line of a veritable who’s who of composition tutors including Elliot Carter, Igor Stravinsky, Thea Musgrave, Michael Finnissy, Thomas Ades, Harrison Birtwistle and Judith Wier.
The course attracts composers from all over the world and we at Composers Edition know how very valuable the course is for developing composers and wish all participants a truly creative and transformative week!