2020 Festival

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Leading up to our 20th anniversary season, the Women Composers Festival of Hartford is returning to where it all started: The Hartt School. Held over three days, the 2020 Festival will include a welcome concert and reception, Forum, Student Composers Workshop, Music Marathon, and Ensemble-in-Residence Concert.

Composer-in-Residence: Melika Fitzhugh
Ensemble-in-Residence: Craft Ensemble

The 2020 Women Composers Festival of Hartford is being held at The Hartt School as part of the Hartt 100 celebration. Our thanks to The Hartt School and Dean Larry Alan Smith and the Hartt Community Division for their support.

Thursday, March 19, 7:00pm: Welcome Concert, Networking, and Registration
Bliss Music Room, The Hartt School, University of Hartford

Friday, March 20, 9:30am-4:00pm: Forum of scholarly presentations and lecture/recitals
Room 410, The Hartt School, University of Hartford
Friday, March 20, 7:00pm: Student Composers Workshop
Bliss Music Room, The Hartt School

Saturday, March 21, 10:00am-4:00pm: Music Marathon
Wilde Auditorium, Grey Conference Center, University of Hartford
Saturday, March 21, 7:00pm: Closing Concert featuring The Craft Ensemble and world premiere by Melika Fitzhugh
Wilde Auditorium, Grey Conference Center, University of Hartford

Supported in part by the Greater Hartford Arts Council’s United Arts Campaign with major support from the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving.

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