The Center for Southeast Asian Studies is sponsoring a student Composer-in-Residence for Javanese Gamelan.
The Composer-in-Residence will gain unique experience, and add to a composition portfolio. The composer will produce a piece for the gamelan ensemble, and other instruments as needed, that can be rehearsed in the Winter 2018 semester for a performance at the annual gamelan concert. The composer will receive a stipend of $2500 during the academic year (in two installments).
- Must be a current U-M student (grad or undergrad)
- Must enroll in Indonesian Orchestra both Fall and Winter semester (total number of credits required dependent on prior experience).
To apply, please send the following materials to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- Statement regarding your interest in composing for Javanese gamelan (500-word limit)
- CV with list of works
- Finalists must submit evidence of past composition experience in the form of a recording and/or score