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Pann, Carter N Associate Professor and Christoffersen Faculty Fellow in Composition

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Research

research overview

  • Dr. Pann travels extensively to perform and engage in guest music lectures and performances with other American Universities. Teaches the art of music composition at the CU College of Music to both undergraduate and graduate students, participating often in performances with both faculty and students. Maintains both a national and international profile by way of major original music publications and guest engagements throughout the calendar year.

keywords

  • classical/concert music composition, performance, music theory instruction, advanced course instruction

Teaching

courses taught

  • MUSC 2071 - Instrumentation
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019
    Introduces the instruments in the orchestra by studying their ranges, idioms, histories and performance practices. Assignments center around hands-on scoring for instruments. Student arrangements will be performed in class during the semester. Offered spring only.
  • MUSC 4021 - 18th Century Counterpoint
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Fall 2019
    Provides a stylistic study of main contrapuntal genres of the period including inventions, suite movements and fugues. Provides a foundation in species counterpoint; stresses analysis and composing in the style. Offered fall only.
  • MUSC 5021 - 18th Century Counterpoint
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Fall 2019
    Provides a stylistic study of main contrapuntal genres of the period including inventions, suite movements and fugues. Provides a foundation in species counterpoint; stresses analysis and composing in the styles. Offered fall terms only.
  • MUSC 5041 - Advanced Orchestration
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018
    Provides an advanced study of orchestration techniques through score analysis and student projects. Offered spring of even-numbered years.
  • MUSC 6041 - Advanced Orchestration
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018
    Provides an advanced study of orchestration techniques through score analysis and student projects. Offered spring of even-numbered years.
  • PMUS 1526 - Composition
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019
  • PMUS 2526 - Composition
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019
  • PMUS 3526 - Composition
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019
  • PMUS 4526 - Composition
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019
  • PMUS 5526 - Composition
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019

Background

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