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2016 CMA/ASCAP Awards for Adventurous Programming
Chamber Music America

2016 CMA/ASCAP Awards for Adventurous Programming

 

The CMA/ASCAP Awards for Adventurous Programming recognize professional ensembles and presenters for outstanding and innovative approaches to the programming of contemporary classical, jazz, and world chamber music.  The Awards are made possible by the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers and are administered by Chamber Music America.

 

Award recipients will receive $500 and a commemorative plaque, and will be honored in New York City at the CMA National Conference, January 7–10, 2016.

 

Ensembles

One award is given in each of the following categories:

Contemporary—for groups specializing in contemporary classical chamber music

Jazz—for groups performing their own chamber jazz compositions and/or contemporary works by other jazz composers

Mixed Repertory—for groups performing both traditional and contemporary classical chamber music

 

Presenters

Two awards—one to a large presenter (more than 10 concerts per year) and one to a small presenter (5–10 concerts)—are given in each of the following categories:

Contemporary—for presenters programming primarily contemporary classical chamber music

Jazz—for presenters programming primarily contemporary chamber jazz

Mixed Repertory—for presenters programming contemporary classical, along with traditional classical, jazz, and world chamber music

 

An application workshop will take place on October 27 at 3:00 PM (Eastern) by conference call.  You can sign up here.

 

Click here for guidelines, application form and FAQs.

 

Applications must be submitted in hard-copy and received no later than Friday, November 13, 2015, 5:00 PM, Eastern Time to:

 

CMA/ASCAP Awards for Adventurous Programming

Chamber Music America

12 West 32nd Street, 7th Floor

New York, NY  10001

 

 

For more information contact:

Susan Dadian, Program Director

CMA Classical/Contemporary

(212) 242-2022, ext. 102

sdadian@chamber-music.org


Contact: Susan Dadian
Phone: (212) 242-2022, ext. 102
Email: sdadian@chamber-music.org
Website: Chamber Music America
Grant link: http://www.chamber-music.org/
Deadline: 11-13-2015

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