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Event Details

Attend all 10 webinars for composers co-presented by American Composers Orchestra and American Composers Forum.

Confirmed events:

Description: Experienced orchestral musicians talk about their connection to composers and new orchestral music.
Moderator: Derek Bermel
Kyu-Young Kim
Wayne Dumaine
Alecia Lawyer

Nov 9, 3pm EST – Fundraising via Supportive Individuals

Description: Artists and small organization leaders talk about grassroots fundraising and how artists can raise support for their projects by engaging individual donors.

Moderator: Lyndsay Werking


Bonnie Marshall

Nicholas Phan

Dafnis Prieto



Description: How can composers help guide their own careers? What part does creating an ensemble play in that?
Moderator: Frank J. Oteri
Nadia Sirota
Afa Dworkin
Sugar Vendil
Description: How can composers find their true artistic message and convey that effectively online?
Moderator: Dameun Strange
Anthony R. Green
Beth Stewart
Mary Prescott
Topics to be announced:

Conductors Roundtable

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Orchestra

Film Music

Orchestra Administration 101

Production Tools for Composers

Publishing, Self-Publishing, and Management

Recording Law and Practice

The Works

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American Composers Orchestra (ACO) is dedicated to the creation, celebration, performance, and promotion of orchestral music by American composers. With commitment to diversity, disruption and discovery, ACO produces concerts, pre-college and college education programs, and emerging composer professional development to foster a community of creators, audience, performers, collaborators, and funders.

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