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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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Mario Davidovsky Memorial

Mario Davidovsky

Mario Davidovsky '64 Fromm Commission

Mario Davidovsky was a Pulitzer Prize-winning composer who opened up new vistas in chamber music by pairing live acoustic instruments with electronics. Like many of his fellow composers in the 1950s and ’60s, Mr. Davidovsky was drawn to the new possi­bilities offered by technology. 

—excerpted from the New York Times obituary by Corinna da  Fonseca-Wolheim, August 30, 2019

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Fromm Players 2021

Fromm Players at Harvard 2021

April 16 and 17 @ 8:00pm

Paine Hall, Harvard Music Department

Curated by Anne Shreffler and Miranda Cuckson, featuring works by Rebecca Saunders, Michael Hersch, Reiko Füting, Anthony Cheung, Aida Shirazi, Christopher Stark, Sofia Gubaidulina, George Lewis, Alvin Singleton, Natacha Diels and Liza Lim.

Performed by Miranda Cuckson, Conor Hanick and Sound Icon.