Organization Location Project Description Award
21st Century Consort Sterling, Virginia $1,500
Alarm Will Sound New York, New York $3,000
Albany Symphony Orchestra (NY) Albany, New York $10,000
Alia Musica Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania $1,500
American Composers Orchestra New York, New York $8,000
American Symphony Orchestra New York, New York support for contemporary works performed during the 2016-2017 Vanguard series $2,500
Bang on a Can Brooklyn, New York $5,000
Bent Frequency Atlanta, Georgia $1,500
Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP) Malden, Massachusetts $17,000
Boston Musica Viva Boston, Massachusetts $2,000
Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) Boston, Massachusetts support for Tanglewood's 2016 summer season, the Festival of Contemporary Music $5,000
Brooklyn Youth Chorus Brooklyn, New York $2,000
Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music Santa Cruz, California $7,500
Cassatt String Quartet NY, New York $2,500
Center for Advanced Musical Studies Hanover, New Hampshire $1,000
Center for Contemporary Opera New York, New York support for five fully staged contemporary operas $2,000
Chanicleer San Francisco, California $1,000
Chautauqua Opera Company Chautauqua, New York support for the inaugural composer-in-residence program with composer Jeremy Gill $1,000
Chelsea Opera New York, New York support for two performances of Anne Phillips’s new piece, "That 'Certain Age'" $1,000
Collage New Music Boston, Massachusetts $3,500
Collide-O-Scope Music Neptune, New Jersey $1,500
Copland House, Inc. Peekskill, New York $4,000
Cygnus Ensemble Inc. Mount Vernon, New York $1,000
Da Capo Chamber Players, Inc. New York, New York $2,500
Dal Niente New Music, NFP Chicago, Illinois $3,500
Del Sol Performing Arts Organization San Francisco, California $3,500
Deviant Septet, Inc. Brooklyn, New York $1,500
ETHEL New York, New York $2,000
Eighth Blackbird Chicago, Illinois $8,000
Ensemble Signal Rochester, New York $4,000
Fifth House Ensemble Chicago, Illinois support for the 2017 fresh inc festival, held June 4-18 at The University of Wisconsin-Parkside in Kenosha, WI $1,000
Guerilla Opera Boston, Massachusetts $2,000
JACK Quartet New York, New York $5,000
Kronos Quartet San Francisco, California $4,000
League of Composers/ISCM New York, New York $2,500
Left Coast Chamber Ensemble San Francisco, California $1,500
Lexington Philharmonic Lexington, Kentucky support for the performance of TO BE CERTAIN OF THE DAWN, a concert cycle featuring the contemporary oratorio by composer Stephen Paulus, and Shostakovich's Chamber Symphony, Op. 110a $1,500
Long Beach Opera Long Beach, California support for the American premiere of "The Perfect American", by composer Philip Glass and librettist Rudolph Wurlitzer, based on the novel by Peter Stephan Jungk $3,000
Lontano Trust Ltd London, United Kingdom support of the 6th London Festival of American Music $4,000
Lorelei Ensemble Cambridge, Massachusetts $1,000
Los Angeles Master Chorale Los Angeles, California support for two performances featuring works by contemporary composers $1,500
Los Angeles Opera Company Los Angeles, California support for two productions that are part of LA Opera’s Contemporary Opera Initiative during the 2016/17 season $4,000
Mantra Percussion Woodside, New York $1,000
Mark Morris Dance Group Brooklyn, New York support of the live performance of contemporary music by Lou Harrison during the 2016-2017 season, including the premiere of a new work $2,000
Minnesota Opera Minneapolis, Minnesota support for artist fees for the nine primary principals, for the world premiere of "Dinner at Eight" by William Bolcom $4,000
Minnesota Orchestra Minneapolis, Minnesota support for the Minnesota Orchestra’s 2017 Composer Institute $10,500
Minnesota Sinfonia Minneapolis, Minnesota support for the premiere of five new compositions by Minnesota-based composers $1,000
Momenta Quartet Bronx, New York $2,500
Monadnock Music Peterborough, New Hampshire support for nine free village concerts in 2016 $3,000
Ne(x)tworks Music Cortlandt Manor, New York $1,000
Network for New Music Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $1,500
New England Philharmonic, Inc. Boston, Massachusetts $1,500
New Haven Symphony Orchestra New Haven, Connecticut support for the performance of works by Hannah Lash $1,500
New Music Concerts Toronto, Ontario $3,500
New Music Detroit Birmingham, Michigan $1,500
New World Symphony Miami Beach, Florida support for the performance of contemporary works by The New World Symphony's Percussion Consort $2,000
New York City Ballet New York, New York support for the performance of new ballets by David Lang and Sufjan Stevens with choreographers Pontus Lidberg and Justin Peck during New York City Ballet's 2016-2017 season $3,500
New York New Music Ensemble Jackson Heights, New York $2,500
ODC San Francisco, California support for "Blink of an Eye" as part of OCD's annual home season at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in March 2017 $2,000
Opera Parallèle San Francisco, California $3,000
Opera Saratoga Saratoga Springs, New York support for the American premiere of Philip Glass’s "The Witches of Venice" $2,000
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra New York, New York support for World Premiere performances of new works by Jessie Montgomery and Michael Hersch $2,000
PRISM Quartet, Inc. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $3,000
Pacific Symphony Irvine, California support for 2017 the annual American Composers Festival showcasing the compositions of three California-based composers, Frank Ticheli, John Adams, and Peter Boyer $2,000
Periapsis Music and Dance, Inc Brooklyn, New York $1,000
Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania $2,500
Present Music Milwaukee, Wisconsin $3,500
River Oaks Chamber Orchestra Houston, Texas $2,000
Riverside Symphony New York, New York support for three contemporary music performances within the orchestra’s 2016–17 three-concert series at Alice Tully Hall $1,000
Roomful of Teeth Williamstown, Massachusetts support for the seventh annual residency at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, taking place August 8-19, 2016 $2,500
San Francisco Ballet San Francisco, California support for a new full-length story ballet based on Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein featuring an original score composed by Lowell Liebermann $3,500
Sandbox Percussion Brooklyn, New York $1,000
Seattle Symphony Orchestra Seattle, Washington support for the "Contemporary Music Project" consisting of 17 symphonic and chamber music performances featuring 10 programs during the Seattle Symphony's 2016-17 season $4,500
So Percussion Brooklyn, New York $4,000
Society for New Music Syracuse, New York $4,500
Sound Icon Chelsea, Massachusetts $1,500
Southland Ensemble Los Angeles, CA $1,500
Spektral Quartet Chicago, Illinois $1,500
Sphinx Organization Detroit, Michigan support for the Sphinx Virtuosi ensemble and tour $1,000
Sybarite5 New York, New York $1,000
TAK Ensemble New York, New York $1,000
Talea Ensemble Inc Long Island City, New York $5,000
The Crossing Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $2,000
The Living Earth Show San Francisco, California $1,000
The New York Virtuoso Singers Brooklyn, New York $3,500
The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra Saint Paul, Minnesota support for Claire Chase's SPCO debut featuring Salvatore Sciarrino’s “Il Cerchio Tagliato dei Suoni” and the premiere of a new piece by Marcos Balter $1,500
The San Francisco Contemporary Music Players San Francisco, California $4,000
The Santa Fe Opera Santa Fe, New Mexico support for the world premiere of “The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs,” the first opera by Mason Bates $4,000
Third Angle New Music Portland, Oregon $1,500
Third Coast Percussion Chicago, Illinois $3,000
Voices of Change Dallas, Texas $1,500
Volti San Francisco, California $1,500
West Edge Opera Berkeley, California support for the inaugural year of a series of performances showcasing new operas in development $2,000
Yarn/Wire Ridgewood, New York $2,500
Young People's Chorus of New York City New York, New York support for "New Music for New Audiences" activities for the 2017 Fiscal Year $3,500
Zeitgeist Saint Paul, Minnesota $3,000
ensemble mise-en Brooklyn, New York $2,500
line upon line percussion Austin, Texas $1,000
thingNY Jersey City, New Jersey $1,000
wild Up Los Angeles, California $1,500