Chamber Music America


Presenter Consortium for Jazz
Deadline: February 7, 2014
Grant Period: June 1, 2014 – August 31, 2015
Contact:  Jeanette Vuocolo, Program Director, CMA Jazz, jvuocolo@chamber-music.org
CMA provides support to consortiums of three U.S. presenters that collectively engage up to three professional U.S. small jazz ensembles to perform at each presenter’s venue. Additional funding is available to each presenter that invites one of the 171 New Jazz Worksgrantee ensembles to perform its CMA-commissioned work http://www.chamber-music.org/programs/grants-awards/recipients/731
Supported by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
New Jazz Works: Commissioning and Ensemble Development
Deadline: March 7, 2014
Grant Period: July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2017
Contact:  Jeanette Vuocolo, Program Director, CMA Jazz, jvuocolo@chamber-music.org
Through this program, CMA supports the creation and performance of new works by U.S. jazz ensembles, as well as activities that extend the life of the work.
Supported by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
Classical Commissioning
Deadline: March 21, 2014
Grant Period: July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2017
Contact:  Susan Dadian, Program Director, CMA Classical Commissioning, sdadian@chamber-music.org
U.S. ensembles and presenters of classical, contemporary, and world music apply to this program for support to commission and perform new chamber works by American composers. Works may represent any of the musical styles associated with contemporary classical music.
Supported by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Aaron Copland Fund for Music, and the CMA Commissioning Endowment Fund
Chamber Music America

Join the Celebration at the 25th Anniversary of the Alberta Bair Theater

January 14, 2012 marks the 25th Anniversary of the
Alberta Bair Theater in Billings, and Montana’s largest performing arts center heats up the night with a black tie celebration featuring Marvin Hamlisch and the Billing’s Symphony Orchestra. Hamlisch is one of only two people to win an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Award, as well as a Pulitzer Prize and a GoldenGlobe. He has written more than 700 songs including music for plays, television and movies. . .

. . .“It’s so exciting to bring an artist of Marvin’s caliber,
experience and international acclaim to perform for our audience in Billings.
Here is a man who has performed everywhere in the world and he is going to be here for our 25th Anniversary!”says ABT Executive Director, William Wood.“The fact that Mr. Hamlisch is coming to Billings is a testament to the past 25 years of performing arts excellence presented at the ABT.”

To learn more about the celebration, tickets and the Alberta Bair Theater >> http://www.albertabairtheater.org/event-detail.php?id=168
Join the Celebration at the 25th Anniversary of the Alberta Bair Theater