Sonamens Puerto Rico 1st International Musical Creativity Summit and Composition Course

Sonamens Puerto Rico is a non-profit organization that organizes an international summit –June 11 through June 22, 2019 at the Puerto Rico Conservatory of Music– that is comprised of master classes with internationally renowned composers from Europe and the Americas, workshops with guest performers, academic events and concerts to have the participants' music performed, promoting the creation, performance and study of new music, as well as the debate about the challenges music composition faces at the beautiful landscape of this Caribbean island. Young composers, composition students and specialists from other musical and artistic disciplines may apply to enter its course in which they will attend master classes and lectures with our guest composition faculty, work their music with our guest performers and have their works performed in one of our eight concerts, and attend concerts, other academic events and evening gatherings with folk music. Our guest composition faculty will be renowned composers Leo Brouwer, Puerto Rico Music Conservatory professor Alfonso Fuentes, CUNY-Brooklyn College professor Tania León, Cornell University professor Roberto Sierra and ESMUC-Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona) professor Mauricio Sotelo, and our guest performers are choral ensemble Orfeón San Juan Bautista, piano trio B3:Brouwer Trio, brass and percussion ensemble Borinquen Brass, guitarist Alberto Rodríguez Ortiz and mixed ensembles Álea 21 and Sinfonietta del Sur. To apply send pdf formats of application form, application fee receipt, two scores and CV and/or short bio to Applicants may voluntarily send 1 or 2 papers and/or articles and 1 or 2 letters of recommendation to enhance application. The application fee may be paid online at our website. Tuition is $1,200 for Active enrollment, $700 for Attending enrollment, and different prices for partial enrollment. Please visit web site for guidelines and procedures. Different options and assistance will be offered for room and board. More information visit our web site or write us at

15 Mar 2019
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