Talk: “Lessons in the dark – on Buene’s Music,” Evind Buene (Composer), Room 242, 5:15PM June 28 (EN)

Composer and literary figure Eivind Buene delivers his second talk in the framework of Bilkent Composition Academy. All Bilkenters are cordially invited. Talk language is English.

Speaker: Evind Buene
Talk title: “Lessons in the dark – on Buene’s Music”
Date and hour: June 28, Friday, 17:15-18:45
Place: Room 242 at Faculty of Music and Performing Arts

Eivind Buene’s music works are built upon dialogues between the past and present, history and timeliness, composing and improvisation, and many others alike. In addition to his career as a composer, Buene is also a literary figure and has published three novels and numerous essays.

Bilkent Composition Academy is an international summer composition workshop primarily conceived for emerging composers. It aims to create multilayered networks among new music composers, performers, pedagogues, professionals and academics of several music related fields on interdisciplinary basis within Turkey, surrounding geographies, Europe, and worldwide.

Bilkent Composition Academy 2019, in short BCA19, is organized by Bilkent Saygun Center and held between June 24-29 in Faculty of Music and Performing Arts. Organizers are grateful to Music Norway, Ankara Norwegian Royal Embassy, Goethe-Institut, Tarabya Kulturakademie, and Norway Music Academy with special thanks to Ernst von Siemens Music Foundation for making BCA19 possible. All events will take place in Bilkent University Campus.