Nov 15 - Nov 17 2012
Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer Residency

Jake Heggie Master Class - Student Singers
Barnes Hall  |  November 15  |  7:30 PM

Composers' Forum: Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer
Kahn Seminar Room (Lincoln Hall)  |  November 16  |  1:25 PM

Gene Scheer Master Class - Student Composers
Lincoln Hall B20  |  November 17  |  10:30 AM

Heggie / Scheer Concert
Barnes Hall  |  November 17  |  8:00 PM

Visiting artists Jake Heggie, composer, and Gene Scheer, librettist and song writer, will be in residence in the music department November 15-17, 2012. On Thursday, November 15th, Mr. Heggie will give a master class for student singers in Barnes Hall at 7:30, coaching his own songs. On Friday, November 16th, Heggie and Scheer will talk about their music and word collaboration during Composers' Forum, which meets at 1:25 in the Kahn Seminar Room in Lincoln Hall (Room 316 - enter through the music library in Room 220). On Saturday, November 17th, there will be two events: At 10:30 in Lincoln B20, Mr Scheer will hold a master class in Musical Theater for student composers, and, at 8:00 in Barnes Hall, the final event will be a concert of songs and opera excerpts, featuring works by Heggie/Scheer, performed by faculty, students and guest artists, including Mr. Heggie at the piano.

Related links
Jake Heggie Website

Gene Scheer Website