Composers Concordance launches the 2022-23 season
Composers Concordance will launch its 2022-23 season! The new site is now online and you can consult it HERE
For now, we present to you 115+ composers on 29 concerts between September and June. Throughout the season, artists and events will continue to be added.
The 11th Annual CompCord Festival is titled ‘What’s in a name?’and will offer five concerts on this theme.
About the Concordance of Composers
Staying in rotation for 39 years in New York is a rare feat. In the case of a new music delivery organization, this requires not only diligence and knowledge of past accomplishments, but also an ethic of staying attuned to stylistic and technological novelties.
developments, as well as talented new composers on the scene. Composers Concordance, founded in 1984 by Joseph Pehrson and Patrick Hardish, advised by Otto Luening, strives to present contemporary music in an innovative way, with an emphasis on thematic programming. Producers Gene Pritsker and Dan Cooper co-host the programs and conduct the CompCord Ensemble, Chamber Orchestra, String Orchestra and Big Band. The associate directors are Milica Paranosic, Peter Jarvis, Debra Kaye and Seth Boustead. Composers Concordance has also created a label distributed in Naxos: Composers Concordance Records, co-directed by Peter Jarvis. The overriding vision of Composers Concordance is to promote contemporary music, composers and new works as a legitimate and respected part of society. Great music performed and well recorded, pushing the boundaries of sound and composition.