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Saturday, December 2, 2017
7:00 PM


Reynolds Club, McCormick Tribune Lounge



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UChicago Arts


The Arts, Science & Culture Initiative, working in partnership with the Department of Music and colleagues in the sciences, has commissioned three works by alumni and current student composers to be performed as part of the 75th anniversary. Composers: Amelia Kaplan, PhD (Associate Professor of Composition and Director of the New Music Ensemble at Ball State University, Indiana); Clifton Callender, PhD (Professor of Composition and Artistic Director of the New Music Ensemble at Florida State University); Kevin Kay, MA 2018 (independent composer; Kay's music has been performed at the NYC Electroacoustic Music Festival, the Charlotte New Music Festival, and more).

Presented by the Arts, Science & Culture Initiative and UChicagoGRAD. This event is part of Nuclear Reactions, a series of public events beginning in fall 2017 to commemorate and discuss the complex legacy of what transpired on December 2, 1942. View the full schedule of events for Dec. 1 and 2:

Visit the Nuclear Reactions website to learn more about this commemoration: