The Francis Thorne Fund

thornelp2For more than a quarter century, as principal founder of American Composers Orchestra, Francis Thorne championed the work of young composers.

With a campaign goal of $2.5 million, the Francis Thorne Fund for Young and Emerging Composers provides donors the opportunity to honor the passion and dedication of this remarkable man by furthering his commitment to the creation of new works by emerging American composers.

To learn more about the Francis Thorne Fund, contact Jade Jiang, Development Associate, 212.977.8495 x205,

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