Flux (chamber ensemble)is for students interested in working intensively on contemporary pieces for small ensembles of 2-10 players. 

Repertoire is chosen jointly by students and Gloria Cheng.

The class culminates in a concert at the end of each quarter.

Open to undergraduate and graduate students.

Please enroll early so the group instrumentation can be known.

The course Objectives include the exploration of small-ensemble music of the 20th and 21st centuries; Learning to navigate new techniques, notations, and acquiring the mindset associated with playing new and unfamiliar works; Learning to interact with composers, including UCLA student/faculty composers; and Learning important aspects of music professionalism: organizational skills, entrepreneurship, concert promotion and production.

Website:   http://contempoflux.blogspot.com