• 2021 Fromm commission winners
  • Miranda Cuckson and Conor Hanick performing at Fromm Players at Harvard in 2021

Fromm Archives

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From the Archives

The Fromm Foundation has a rich historical background, which is amply documented in the archives held at Harvard University. Browse through archival material featuring brief pieces composed for Paul Fromm's birthday celebrations, sound recordings from concerts, surveys by John Adams and other composers determining the creation of a modern music canon, and more.

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2022 Fromm Music Foundation Commissions

Music Composition

2022 Commission Deadline

The 2022 Fromm Commission Application is now closed.  Winners will be announced in November 2022.

Details for the 2023 Commission Deadline will be posted here early next year. 

The Fromm Commission is available for all types of compositions regardless of idiom, instrumentation, style, or the use of technology. Submissions in jazz, hybrid, electronic, or other idioms are welcome.

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