The Next Festival of Emerging Artists at New School Tishman Auditorium

New School Tishman Auditorium

63 5th Ave, New York, NY 10003

Event Details

The Next Festival of Emerging Artists celebrates its 10th Anniversary with a program of World Premieres for string orchestra based on the theme of Interactivity, including by Guest Artist and soloist guitarist/composer Yvette Young, 2022 Pulitzer Finalist Leilehua Lanzilotti, composer/violinist (and Festival alum) Che Buford, saxophonist/composer Matthew Evan Taylor, and  Peter Askim (The Next Festival’s Artistic Director).


Yvette Young: New Work for Electric Guitar and String Orchestra (World Premiere)

Leilehua Lanzilotti: New Work for String Orchestra (World Premiere)

Che Buford: New Work for String Orchestra (World Premiere)

Peter Askim: New Work for String Orchestra (World Premiere)

Matthew Evan Taylor: New Work for String Orchestra  (World Premiere)


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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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