2018 Commissioned Composers

FROMM MUSIC FOUNDATION AT HARVARD ANNOUNCES 2018 COMMISSIONS

The Board of Directors of the Fromm Music Foundation at Harvard University is pleased to announce the names of twelve composers selected to receive 2018 Fromm commissions. These commissions represent one of the principal ways that the Fromm Music Foundation seeks to strengthen composition and to bring contemporary concert music closer to the public. In addition to the commissioning award, a subsidy is available for the ensemble performing the premiere of the commissioned work. 

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Jones

Darius Jones

Darius Jones has created a recognizable voice as a critically acclaimed saxophonist and composer by embracing individuality and innovation in the tradition of... Read more about Darius Jones
Nathan

Eric Nathan

Eric Nathan’s (b. 1983) music has been called “as diverse as it is arresting” with a “constant vein of ingenuity and expressive depth” (San Francisco Chronicle... Read more about Eric Nathan
Santos

Igor Santos

Igor Santos is a Brazilian-American composer, based in Chicago, IL. His work engages sound with individuality and clarity, carefully crafting unpredictable... Read more about Igor Santos