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2012-13 season
5/01/13 Seven New Works by Jazz Composers To Be Read at Miller Theatre June 3-4 [pdf] 4/15/13 10th Anniversary Spring Benefit in Celebration of Orchestra Underground with Special Guest Performances at Tribeca Rooftop on May 22nd! [pdf] 3/06/13 22nd Annual Underwood New Music Readings feature Six Emerging Composers at DiMenna Center April 8-9 [pdf] 2/21/13 coLABoratory: Playing It UNsafe tests the limits with 4 new works developed over entire season! [pdf] 2/5/13 ACO, Buffalo and La Jolla Orchestras to Perform 17 Jazz Composers Works April, June and September [pdf] 1/16/13 George Manahan Receives Columbia University’s Prestigious Ditson Conductor’s Award [pdf] 12/6/12 ACO Orchestra Underground:  Time Travels Jan 18, 2013 Two World and One US Premiere [pdf] 11/29/12 Underwood New Music Reading Commission Winner Peter Fahey Announced [pdf] 10/9/12  coLABoratory: Playing It Unsafe First Workshop Nov 13, 2012 at Mannes College [pdf] 9/13/12  ACO Orchestra Underground: Dreams & Dances Oct 26, 2012 Season Opener, Serebrier and Flutist Sharon Bezaly [pdf] 7/9/12  ACO and Herb Alpert School present Second Jazz Composers Orchestra Institute Aug 7-11, 2012 at UCLA [pdf] 6/27/12  ACO Releases 3rd Digital Album: Orchestra Underground X10D, Featuring Unusual Instruments & Orchestra [pdf] 5/29/12  ACO 2012-13 Season Announcement [pdf]

2011-12 season
5/2/12  LVMH & ACO Partner to Support Work of Emerging American Composers [pdf] 4/23/12  21st Annual Underwood New Music Readings [pdf] 3/28/12  EarShot & San Diego Symphony New Music Readings [pdf] 3/5/12  Jazz Composers Orchestra Institute Offered August 2012 at UCLA [pdf] 2/22/12  ACO Orchestra Underground: American Accounts, March 22 at Zankel Hall [pdf] 2/14/12  Composers OutFront! featuring Jessie Montgomery [pdf] 2/8/12 EarShot & Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Present the BPO New Music Readings [pdf] 1/12/12 ACO Releases Second Digital Download Album – Emerging Composers Series: Vol: 1 [pdf] 12/19/11 ACO Celebrates Philip Glass at 75 with Premiere of 9th Symphony, Jan. 31, 2012 at Carnegie Hall [pdf] 09/28/11 SONiC – Sounds of a New Century Oct. 14-22 – Interactive Initiatives Update: SONiC: Thicket & Urban Remix Released [pdf] 09/09/11 SONiC – Sounds of a New Century Oct. 14-22 – Program Update – AfterHours Events Announced [pdf] 09/06/11 Narong Prangcharoen wins 20th Annual Underwood Emerging Composer Commission and Audience Choice Award  [pdf] 07/19/11 SONiC – Sounds of a New Century Festival launches Oct. 14-22, 2011 [pdf]