Organization Location Project Description Award
"We Always Swing" Jazz Series/"We Always Swing," Inc. Columbia, Missouri a concert of Matt Wilson’s Honey And Salt compositions, music inspired by the poetry of Carl Sandburg $2,000
A Far Cry Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts the premiere of a piano concerto by Philip Glass $3,500
Afro Latin Jazz Alliance New York, NY a series of events and concerts including American music $6,000
Aizuri Quartet Lewisburg, PA a tour with performances featuring the music of American composers $2,000
Akropolis Reed Quintet Northville, Michigan $2,000
Alabama Symphony Orchestra Birmingham, Alabama the premiere of a new work by Jessie Montgomery $6,000
Alarm Will Sound Brooklyn, NY $15,000
Albany Symphony Orchestra Albany, New York $25,000
Alonzo King LINES Ballet San Francisco, CA performances of a new ballet with music by Zakir Hussain $3,000
American Composers Orchestra New York, New York $21,000
Angel City Arts Claremont, California $3,500
Apollo Theater New York, New York $3,000
BMOP Malden, Massachusetts $28,500
Beth Morrison Projects Brooklyn, New York $7,000
Blue Sage Center for the Arts Paonia, CO the presentation of Splinter Reeds Ensemble in concerts including a premiere by Paula Matthusen $2,000
Boston Musica Viva Boston, Massachusetts $6,000
Britten Sinfonia Cambridge, Cambs performances of music by American composers $3,000
Brooklyn Youth Chorus Academy Brooklyn, New York $9,000
Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music Santa Cruz, California $30,000
Cal Performances Berkeley, California $4,000
Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts Katonah, New York the New American Music Project, a series of three concerts featuring only works by contemporary American composers $4,000
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center New York, New York performances of music by American composers $3,000
Chautauqua Opera Chautauqua, NY performances of music by composer-in-residence George Lam $2,000
Chicago Philharmonic Chicago, Illinois a concert including the premiere of “Sonorous Earth” by Augusta Read Thomas and music of other American composers $2,500
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association Chicago, Illinois MusicNOW, a series of concerts featuring the music of American composers $5,000
Civitas Ensemble Chicago, Illinois $2,500
Cleveland Chamber Symphony Cleveland, Ohio NEOSonicFest, a new music festival $2,000
Connection Works Brooklyn, New York $2,500
Copland House Peekskill, New York $7,000
Da Capo Chamber Players New York, New York $6,000
DePauw University Greencastle, Indiana a concert of Sybarite5 performing works by American composers $2,000
Del Sol Performing Arts Organization San Francisco, California $5,000
Detroit Chamber Winds & Strings Southfield , Michigan two performances of David Lang’s multi-disciplinary piece “The Difficulty of Crossing A Field” $2,500
Dinosaur Annex Music Ensemble Watertown, Massachusetts $3,000
Duke Performances Durham, NC performances of American music by the JACK Quartet $2,500
ENO London, UK the premiere of “Marnie”, a new opera by Nico Muhly $5,000
Eighth Blackbird Performing Arts Association Chicago, Illinois $16,000
Ekmeles New York, New York $2,500
Ensemble Dal Niente Chicago, Illinois $5,000
Ensemble Pamplemousse Guilford, Vermont $2,500
Ensemble Signal Rochester, New York $6,500
Ensemble Échappé New York, New York $3,500
Fifth House Ensemble Chicago, Illinois the 2018 fresh inc festival $3,000
Fulcrum Point New Music Project Chicago, Illinois $6,000
Garth Newel Music Center Foundation Warm Springs, Virginia two concert series featuring music of living American composers $2,500
Glimmerglass Opera Cooperstown, New York performances of Kevin Puts’s opera “Silent Night” $8,500
Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival Southfield, Michigan 11 world premiere performances of composer alumni commissions $2,000
HYPERCUBE Astoria, NY $2,500
Hotel Elefant Philadelphia, PA $3,000
House Foundation for the Arts New York, New York $4,000
ISSUE Project Room Brooklyn, New York $5,500
Indexical Santa Cruz, CA the presentation of a live concert series featuring American music $2,000
International Contemporary Ensemble Brooklyn, New York $21,000
JACK Quartet New York, New York $11,000
Jazz Composers Alliance Inc. Waltham, Massachusetts $2,500
KANEKO Omaha, Nebraska the Generator Series, featuring performances of American music $2,000
Kaleidoscope Chamber Orchestra Los Angeles, CA $3,000
Kaufman Music Center New York, New York the Ecstatic Music Festival, a series of concerts at Merkin Concert Hall $9,000
Kitka Oakland, California $6,500
Kronos Quartet San Francisco, California $11,000
Kuumbwa Jazz Santa Cruz, California $3,500
LA Opera Los Angeles, California the Contemporary Opera Initiative, productions of three contemporary American operas $8,000
Latitude 49 Ann Arbor, MI $2,000
League of Composers/ISCM New York, New York $3,000
Left Coast Chamber Ensemble San Francisco, California $4,000
London Symphony Orchestra London, London the UK premiere of David Lang’s The Public Domain $5,000
Longleash Brooklyn, New York The Loretto Project, an annual celebration of adventurous new music $2,000
Look + Listen Brooklyn, New York $2,000
Lorelei Ensemble Cambridge, Massachusetts $3,000
Los Angeles Master Chorale Los Angeles, California a concert featuring the work of Ellen Reid and Terry Riley $5,000
MATA New York, New York $6,000
Mantra Percussion Woodside, New York $2,500
Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia Philadelphia, Pennsylvania the premiere of a new work by Caroline Shaw $3,000
Metropolis Ensemble Jackson Heights, New York $5,000
Miller Theatre at Columbia University New York, New York $19,000
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Milwaukee, WI performances of music by American composers $10,000
Minnesota Opera Minneapolis , Minnesota performances of “Dead Man Walking” by Jake Heggie $8,000
Momenta Quartet Bronx, New York $3,500
Montclair State University Foundation Montclair, NJ the presentation of The Force of Things by Ashley Fure and Spinning by Julia Wolfe $3,000
Music From China New York, New York performances of music by American composers $4,000
Music on the Edge Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania the Beyond Festival, an exploration of microtonal music $3,500
Musiqa Houston, Texas $6,000
NOVA Chamber Music Series Salt Lake City, Utah $2,500
National Sawdust Brooklyn, New York $6,000
Ne(x)tworks Cortlandt Manor, New York $2,000
Network for New Music Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $3,000
New Chamber Ballet New York, New York Mamlok/Spaces, a 90-minute site-specific performance with music by Ursula Mamlok and original choreography $2,000
New Music On The Point Leicester, Vermont $2,500
New Orleans Opera Association New Orleans, LA performances of Terence Blanchard's opera, CHAMPION: An Opera in Jazz $6,000
New Performance Traditions | Paul Dresher Ensemble San Francisco, California $12,000
New Thread Quartet Astoria, New York $2,500
New World Symphony Miami Beach, Florida a concert of music featuring the works of American composers $5,000
New York New Music Ensemble New York, NY $2,500
New York University - Skirball Center for the Performing Arts New York, NY a presentation of David Lang’s “the whisper opera” performed by the International Contemporary Ensemble $3,000
NewEar Kansas City, Missouri $5,000
Nief-Norf Knoxville, TN $2,000
Ojai Music Festival Ojai, California $5,000
Opera Parallele San Francisco, California $12,000
Opera Philadelphia Philadelphia, Pennsylvania world premiere performances of Elizabeth Cree, a chamber opera by composer Kevin Puts $10,000
Opera Theatre of Saint Louis St. Louis, Missouri the premiere of the opera An American Soldier by Huang Ruo $10,000
Orchestra 2001 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $3,000
Other Minds San Francisco, California $2,500
PDX Jazz Portland, OR $2,000
PRISM Quartet Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $6,500
PUBLIQuartet Brooklyn, NY $2,500
Pacific Symphony Irvine, California performances of music by Philip Glass and Ravi Shankar $5,000
Performa New York, NY performances of music by Jason Moran, Somi, and Julius Eastman as part of Performa 17, the seventh iteration of the Performa Biennial festival $3,000
Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble Pittsburgh, PA $3,000
Playground Ensemble Denver, Colorado $2,500
Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble Portland, Oregon $2,000
Present Music Milwaukee, Wisconsin $12,000
Quince Ensemble Winona, MN $2,500
Resonant Bodies Festival New York, New York $2,500
River Oaks Chamber Orchestra Houston, Texas $3,000
Roomful of Teeth Williamstown, MA $7,000
Roulette Brooklyn, New York $11,000
SOLI Chamber Ensemble San Antonio, Texas $4,000
SYBARITE5 Bronx, New York $2,000
San Francisco Contemporary Music Players San Francisco, California $8,000
San Francisco Girls Chorus San Francisco, California $5,000
San Francisco Jazz Organization San Francisco, California performances of music by American composers $6,000
San Francisco Performances San Francisco, California presentation of concerts featuring American composers $2,500
Sandbox Percussion Brooklyn , New York $2,000
Santa Fe Opera Santa Fe, New Mexico performances of “Doctor Atomic” by John Adams $12,500
Seattle Symphony Orchestra Seattle, Washington the Contemporary Music Project, including premieres and performances of music by American composers $13,000
So Percussion Brooklyn, New York $10,000
Society for New Music Syracuse, New York $12,500
Spektral Quartet Evanston, Illinois $4,500
Stanford Jazz Workshop Stanford, California $3,500
Stanford Live Stanford, California performances of new American music $5,000
Stephen Petronio Company New York, NY the premiere of Signals, a dance work by choreographer Merce Cunningham, originally made in collaboration with composers John Cage, David Tudor, and Gordon Mumma $3,000
TAK Ensemble Brooklyn, New York $2,000
Talea Ensemble New York, New York two concerts of American music $5,000
Talujon Jackson Heights, New York $3,000
The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA performances of music by composer-in-residence Adam Vidiksis $2,500
The Crossing Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $4,000
The Esoterics Seattle, Washington $2,000
The Jazz Gallery New York, New York $8,000
The Kitchen New York, New York $5,000
The Knights Brooklyn, New York the orchestra’s Living Music Initiative, featuring premieres and performances of American music $4,500
The Lab San Francisco, CA $3,000
The Singers - Minnesota Choral Artists St. Paul, Minnesota $3,000
The Walden School San Francisco, California $3,000
Third Coast Percussion Chicago, Illinois $9,000
UrbanArias Arlington, Virginia $3,000
Volti San Francisco, California $3,500
Washington National Opera Washington, District of Columbia the premiere of the chamber opera, Proving Up, by Missy Mazzoli $6,500
West Edge Opera Berkeley, California Snapshot, a showcase of new operas American composers $3,000
Wet Ink Ensemble Brooklyn, NY $5,000
Works & Process, Inc. New York, New York performances of live American contemporary music $4,000
Yarn/Wire Ridgewood, New York $4,000
Young People's Chorus of New York City New York, New York $5,000