YWC Workshop Series

Young Women Composers (YWC) is proud to announce the curation of a dual-streamed, 100% free workshop series that will feature some of the most prominent and exciting voices in new music today. All sessions will take place on Zoom – please register at the event website for each workshop. Our series is divided into two […]

Bach Invention Project

Please tune in on Sunday July 26 for Lorenzo Marasso’s Bach Invention project, a live streaming performance including new works by fifteen composers from around the world, nestled into all the Two and Three-Part Inventions by J.S. Bach. The concert will begin at 6:00 pm West Coast time (9:00 pm East Coast time and 3:00 am next day European time).  […]

Chamber Music Northwest

Virtual

Concerts will premiere at 7 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays from June 22-July 26. Each performance will be available for viewing until 11:59 p.m. the next day on the Chamber Music Northwest YouTube channel.

Island City Jazz Jam Rolls On

The July Jam with H3O Jazz Trio will be one week later than usual – Sunday, July 26, 2020 from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. on the patio at Island City Brewing Company.  After a three month “vacation”, the monthly Island City Jazz Jams began again in June with an enthusiastic and socially distanced audience filling the picnic tables in front of the brewery.  This month, […]

YWC Workshop Series

Young Women Composers (YWC) is proud to announce the curation of a dual-streamed, 100% free workshop series that will feature some of the most prominent and exciting voices in new music today. All sessions will take place on Zoom – please register at the event website for each workshop. Our series is divided into two […]

Lifting Up Marginalized Voices Through Music

Mexican-born Jewish composer Sergio Barer was a 2019 McKnight Visiting Composer fellow. During his fellowship he created a suite of choral pieces, collectively called The Immigrants. The compositions were inspired by dozens of interviews Sergio conducted with local Mexican families whom he met throughout the Twin Cities. Initially scheduled for premieres in Minnesota in 2020, The Immigrants awaits its first […]

Castle of Our Skins: Founder’s Chat Series

This is a conversational series with the leaders of several outstanding music organizations representing Black artists. Ashleigh Gordon and Anthony R. Green - the Co-Founders of Castle of our Skins - will hold discussions with an international roster of Black women - the leaders of these music organizations. Tune in on our Facebook homepage for […]

YWC Workshop Series

Young Women Composers (YWC) is proud to announce the curation of a dual-streamed, 100% free workshop series that will feature some of the most prominent and exciting voices in new music today. All sessions will take place on Zoom – please register at the event website for each workshop. Our series is divided into two […]

ACF Town Hall on Membership

Virtual

As ACF begins a new 5 year strategic plan we will be transitioning our exclusive membership into a more inclusive sharing of resources and expansion of our artists services to support a large and diverse ecosystem. We invite you to contribute to this conversation by participating in Town Halls specific to this transition. The feedback […]

ACF Racial Equity Study Group

ACF Study Group: Discussion How to be an Anti-Racist by Ibram X. Kendi, Part II For our August study group, we will continue discussing antiracism and Ibram X. Kendi's book, "How to Be an Antiracist." Didn't get a chance to read the book? No problem! Watch author Dr. Kendi's recent TED Talk on antiracism here: […]

Castle of Our Skins: Founder’s Chat Series

This is a conversational series with the leaders of several outstanding music organizations representing Black artists. Ashleigh Gordon and Anthony R. Green - the Co-Founders of Castle of our Skins - will hold discussions with an international roster of Black women - the leaders of these music organizations. Tune in on our Facebook homepage for […]

Next Movement: Ars Nova Workshop and Lyric Fest

Ars Nova Workshop answered the question, how do you draw a community together and idententify with a place when people are withdrawing and staying at home? Ars Nova rethought how to […]