IRCAM Classes: Composer Kaija Saariaho and Horn Player Jens McManama

Young composers and performers, grab your notebooks!

What is a composer’s role in today’s society? Must they play a role? Examine the question in Kaija Saariaho’s composition class. This week, watch the second half of the performance class with Jens McManama (first half published on May 12th). Next week: the duo Andrea Agostini/Daniele Ghisi and Nicolas Crosse!

Kaija Saariaho, composition class (available in English)

Instrumental courses for composer: Jens McManama, horn (available in English)