Upcoming Concerts and Events

March 4, 2020: American Composers Orchestra’s 2020 Gala

American Composers Orchestra 2020 Gala  Bryant Park Grill | 25 W 40th Street, New York City 6:30pm Cocktails  |  7:30pm Dinner and Performance American Composers Orchestra celebrates three honorees who have effected change in the American musical landscape. Join us as we toast our honorees with sparkling libations, scrumptious food and lively conversation at ACO’s annual […]

March 12-13, 2020 Underwood New Music Readings

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Marian Anderson Theater Aaron Davis Hall at The City College of New York 129 Convent Avenue at West 135th Street New York, NY 10031 ABOUT ACO will hold its 29th Annual Underwood New Music Readings for emerging composers on Thursday and Friday, March 12 and 13, 2020. Six composers will hear ACO perform their work […]

Apr. 2, 2020 at 7:30pm The Natural Order at Carnegie Hall

Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 7:30 PM Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall 57th St. and 7th Ave., NYC ABOUT The Natural Order features the world premieres of two new works commissioned by ACO that explore the complicated relationship between humankind and the natural world – Mark Adamo’s Last Year: Concerto for Cello and String Orchestra and Nina C. […]

May 5-7, 2020 EarShot: Houston Symphony

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Program American Composers Orchestra seeks to identify and celebrate emerging American composers through its EarShot program. Drawing from a national network of advisors and advocates, EarShot works with orchestras around the country to identify and support promising composers in the early stages of their careers. Orchestras have relied on EarShot to identify and connect with composers consistent with […]