The TIMARA department welcomes composer Stephen Montague to campus this Friday. Montague has been commissioned by a wide variety of organizations including the BBC Proms and the International Computer Music Association. He has been a featured composer at both Oxford and Cambridge. In addition to his compositional accolades, Montague helped found the Sonic Arts Network (now known as Sound and Music)and is an actively performing pianist.
While at Oberlin, Montague will be offering a lecture, masterclass, and concert, the details for which are posted on the new music events calendar. The concert, at 8pm in Finney Chapel, will feature the Oberlin Percussion Group, and pieces for toy piano, electronics, and organ! All are free and open to the public. – KD