BandQuest

BandQuest®, an exciting series of new music and accompanying curricula for band, is a program published by the American Composers Forum. The series was started as a response to feedback from music educators that there is a pressing need for new, fresh band music.

ChoralQuest

ChoralQuest® is an exciting series of new music and accompanying curricula for middle-level choir, is a program published by the American Composers Forum. The series was started as a response to feedback from music educators that there is a pressing need for new, fresh choral music.

Educational Resources and Curricula

ACF endeavors to support young composers and to be the national resource for supporting, guiding and inspiring educators.

NextNotes Lab

NextNotes Lab is a student-driven offshoot of the flagship NextNotes® High School Music Creator Awards program designed for teen composer/creators who want to create a localized community of composers/creators, performers, and listeners that are all excited about creating brand new, original music.

NextNotes® High School Music Creator Awards

NextNotes is a national program designed to nurture the next generation of creative voices in music inclusive of all styles. ACF is currently reviewing its youth programs to determine the vital ways we can lift up our youth and build intergenerational programming in different communities. If you are a high school age creator, please contact us about other programs that may be right for you.