Composers Conference

The 2021 Composers Conference will hold a reduced session July 30-August 7, 2021. The Chamber Music Workshop, Fromm Foundation Composer Fellows and Conference Ensemble will meet in-person at Brandeis University. The Fromm Foundation CPI Fellows will have virtual workshops May through July 2021. CPI Fellows will create new works in collaboration with the Composer Fellows, culminating in a performance of premieres on YouTube during the week of the in-person Conference.

2021 Guest Composers

2021 Composers Conference Events Live-Streamed on our YouTube Channel

Saturday, July 31 @ 7:30pm: “Simulacra & Ephemera” – New works by Royaee, Regucera and Santos with the Conference Ensemble, Jeffrey Means (guest conductor)
Sunday, August 1 @ 7:30pm: “Transfixing Sites” – New works by Langdon, Reeder and Vanderveer with the Conference Ensemble, Nicholas DeMaison (guest conductor)
Monday, August 2 @ 7:30pm: An Evening with the Composer Fellows & 2021 Guest Composers Linda Catlin Smith & Amadeus Regucera
Tuesday, August 3 @ 7:30pm: “Ambiguous Symmetries” – New works by Busch, Davidovsky and Regent with the Conference Ensemble, Vimbayi Kaziboni (guest conductor)
Wednesday, August 4 @ 7:30pm: An Evening with the Chamber Music Workshop Artists (Jessica Tong, Director)
Thursday, August 5 @ 5:15pm: World Premiere of CMW Commissioned New Work by 2019 Fellow Chris Castro – JOIN US OVER ZOOM BY CLICKING THIS LINK  Enter Zoom password CMW2021
Thursday, August 5 @ 7:30pm (This event is not live & will be broadcasted on our YouTube Channel): New Collaborative Works by the Fromm Foundation Composer & Contemporary Performance Institute Fellows (Margaret Kampmeier, Director). This event will be broadcast on our YouTube Channel.
Friday, August 6 @ 7:30pm: New works by Catalan, Serrano and Smith with the Conference Ensemble, Michael Lewanski (guest conductor)

2020 Virtual Composers Conference – available on our YouTube Channel

2020 SYMPOSIUM – Anti-Racism in New Music

2020 Fromm Foundation Composer Fellows & CPI Participants Collaborative Teams