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HOCKET new music ensemble makes waves at Carlsbad Music Festival

August 31, 2015

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The new music duo, HOCKET, which includes current USC Thornton D.M.A. Composition student, Thomas Kotchef (M.M. ’12, composition) and Composition faculty member Sarah Gibson (M.M. ’10, composition; D.M.A. ’15, composition), recently performed in a series of concerts at the Carlsbad Music Festival. The duo performed compositions by David Lang, Alex… read more

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