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SALT New Music Festival and Symposium
Friday, August 18 @ 10:00 am - Friday, August 25 @ 10:00 pm
The 2017 SALT New Music Festival and Symposium will happen in conjunction with the course Narratives of Memory in Hungary, Germany, France and Canada.
Narratives of Memory is a travelling field school from July 16 – August 25, 2017. The course explores the formation of European Memory in historical sites in France, Germany, Hungary and Canada. The course examines cultural memory and narrative in Europe and Canada, inviting international students of music to explore the creation and performance of new music in contemporary political and social contexts.
More about the field school in Hungary, Germany, France and Canada can be read here.
The 2017 SALT New Music Festival and Symposium will be at the University of Victoria School of Music and Open Space in Victoria, BC, Canada from August 18 -25, 2017. The 2017 Festival’s host ensemble the Tsilumos Ensemble (Victoria, BC) is pleased to collaborate with the internationally acclaimed composers and interpreters of contemporary music.
The complete festival and symposium schedule can be found here.