Programs

Our Programs

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Reel Change Film Fund

Accepting Partner Orchestras

Amplifying Voices

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Organization Fund

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Creator Fund

Awardees Announced

Next Jazz Legacy

Awardees Announced

New Music Inc

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Solidarity Fund

Past Program

Project Grants

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Music Alive

Past Program

NYC Impact Fund

Projects We've Funded

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Seven Seas

Alonzo King LINES Ballet and composer Trey Spruance explore the interconnectedness of humanity and nature in the face of climate disruption.

Dance / Interdisciplinary / Performance and Events

Red Prada

When seeking revenge, if you have someone there to jog your memory of the consequences, you are less likely to act on those thoughts.

Audio / Recording
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Virtual Boston New Music Festival 2020

Boston's leading new music ensembles present the finest in new music with three weeks of coordinated concerts across the metro area

Performance and Events

I, A.M. - Artist Mother Project

Olivia De Prato records new works for solo violin and electronics by American women composers who's source of inspiration is Motherhood.

Audio / Recording
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"The River" with ETHEL & Robert Mirabal

An immersion in a flow of music, narrative and ritual that evokes timeless Native American traditions through contemporary musical artistry.

Community Connections / Performance and Events

Indian Classical Sitar and Viola Collaboration

Veena and Tsuna are immigrant women musicians, educators from different cultures - Indian Japanese, different genre creating new music together.

Performance and Events / Recording

Our Funding Partners

Support for New Music USA and its many programs and activities is provided by foundations, corporations, government agencies, and hundreds of individual contributors.

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Support for New Music USA's programs and activities is provided in part by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature, and the National Endowment for the Arts.

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Annual operating support is provided by grants from The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc., Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University, The Amphion Foundation, Inc., BMI Foundation, Cheswatyr Foundation, Howard Gilman Foundation, The Mattina R. Proctor Foundation, Pacific Harmony Foundation, Rodgers and Hammerstein Foundation, and SESAC. Major program and project-based support is provided by grants from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, The ASCAP Foundation Bart Howard Fund, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Fifth House Ensemble, Francis Goelet Charitable Lead Trusts, The Heinz Endowments, Howard Gilman Foundation, The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, The Jacob and Hilda Blaustein Foundation, The New York Community Trust, The Robert W. Deutsch Foundation, Sorel Organization, Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation, Walder Foundation, and the Wise Music Charitable Foundation. Corporate contributions and in-kind support are provided by ASCAP, Amazon MGM Studios, Capital Group, Native Instruments, SESAC, Spectrasonics, Spitfire Audio, and Steinberg. New Music USA acknowledges and is grateful for the support of its endowment donors, including The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust, Helen F. Whitaker Fund, Baisley Powell Elebash Fund, Hewlett Foundation, Fidelity Foundation, Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, and Francis Goelet Charitable Lead Trusts.

Support for New Music USA's programs and activities is provided in part by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Annual operating support is provided by grants from The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc., Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University, The Amphion Foundation, Inc., BMI Foundation, Cheswatyr Foundation, Howard Gilman Foundation, The Mattina R. Proctor Foundation, Pacific Harmony Foundation, Rodgers and Hammerstein Foundation, and SESAC. Major program and project-based support is provided by grants from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, The ASCAP Foundation Bart Howard Fund, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Fifth House Ensemble, Francis Goelet Charitable Lead Trusts, The Heinz Endowments, Howard Gilman Foundation, The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, The Jacob and Hilda Blaustein Foundation, The New York Community Trust, The Robert W. Deutsch Foundation, Sorel Organization, Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation, Walder Foundation, and the Wise Music Charitable Foundation. Corporate contributions and in-kind support are provided by ASCAP, Amazon MGM Studios, Capital Group, Native Instruments, SESAC, Spectrasonics, Spitfire Audio, and Steinberg. New Music USA acknowledges and is grateful for the support of its endowment donors, including The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust, Helen F. Whitaker Fund, Baisley Powell Elebash Fund, Hewlett Foundation, Fidelity Foundation, Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, and Francis Goelet Charitable Lead Trusts.