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Writer and Composer Class

  • July 7, 2014
  • By Allison Engel     
At USC, graduate poets, graduate composers and graduate voice majors collaborate on setting original poems to original music.


A video follows graduate poetry students, graduate music composition students and graduate voice majors at the University of Southern California in a unique “Writer and Composer” class. A poet and composer work to set poems to music, which are interpreted by voice majors. The class ends in a public performance.