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American Brass Quintet

Composer: Anthony Plog
Composition: Songs of War and Loss (2011)
Instrumentation: Brass Quintet with baritone voice

Astoria, NY 2010

Americas Society with the International Contemporary Ensemble

Composer: Mario Davidovsky
Composition: work in progress
Instrumentation: Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Cello, Piano, Percussion

New York, NY 2012

Anubis Quartet

Composer: Marcos Balter

Composition: Shivery (2012)

Instrumentation: Saxophone Quartet

Chicago, IL 2011

Argus Quartet

Composer: Eric Guinivan
Composition: String Quartet No. 1
Instrumentation: Two Violins, Viola, Cello

Los Angeles, CA 2014

Bang on a Can All-Stars

Composer: Tyondai Braxton

Composition: Casino Trems (2012)

Instrumentation: Cello, Double-Bass, Piano, Guitar, Clarinets, Percussion, and Electronics

Brooklyn, NY 2011

Brooklyn Rider

Composer: Lev "Ljova" Zhurbin

Composition: Culai (2012)

Instrumentation: String Quartet

Brooklyn, NY 2011

Caixa Percussion Trio

Composer: Dennis DeSantis
Composition: Snake Oil (2011)
Instrumentation: 3 Percussionists

Bloomington, IN 2010

Calder Quartet

Composer: Christopher Rouse
Composition: String Quartet No. 3 (2010)
Instrumentation: String Quartet

Los Angeles, CA 2008

Cassatt Quartet

Composer: Daniel Godfrey
Composition: To Mourn, To Dance (2013)
Instrumentation: 2 Violins, Viola, 2 Cellos

New York, NY 2012

Chiara String Quartet

Composer: Huang Ro
Composition: Calligraffiti (2010)
Instrumentation: String Quartet

Lincoln, NE 2009

Chintimini Chamber Music

Composer: Kenji Bunch

Composition: Serenade (2012)

Instrumentation: Violin, Viola, Piccolo, Flute, and Alto Flute

Corvallis, OR 2011

Color Field Ensemble

Composer: Christopher Cerrone
Composition: I Will Learn to Love a Person (2013)
Instrumentation: Soprano, Saxophone, Percussion, Piano 

Bowling Green, OH 2012


Composer: Shulamit Ran
Composition: The Lyre of Orpheus
Instrumentation: 2 Violins, 2 Viola, 2 Cello

New York, NY 2007

Corigliano String Quartet

Composer: Dan Visconti
Composition: Ballads and Rhymes (2008)
Instrumentation: String Quartet

Washington, DC 2006

Da Camera of Houston with the Brentano String Quartet

Composer: Tobias Picker
Composition: Live Oaks (2011)
Instrumentation: String Quartet and Piano

Houston, TX 2010

Daedalus Quartet

Composer: Fred Lerdahl
Composition: String Quartet No. 3 (2009)
Instrumentation: String Quartet

New York, NY 2006

Del Sol Quartet

Composer: Mason Bates
Composition: Bagatelles (2011)
Instrumentation: String Quartet

San Francisco, CA 2010

Dilijian Chamber Music Series

Composer: Gabriela Lena Frank

Composition: Seven Armenian Songs (2013)

Instrumentation: Soprano, Violin and Percussion

Glendale, CA 2011

Dorian Wind Quintet

Composer: David Del Tredici
Composition: Belgian Bliss (2011)
Instrumentation: Clarinet, Flute, Oboe, Bassoon, Horn

New York, NY 2009

Duo Diorama

Composer: Huang Ruo

Composition: Shape of the Hour (2012)

Instrumentation: Violin and Piano

Chicago, IL 2011

Duo Scorpio

Composer: Nico Muhly

Composition: Fast Dances (2014)

Instrumentation: Two Harps

New York, NY 2013

Duo Yumeno

Composer: Gene Coleman
Composition: Kirigami I (2014)
Instrumentation: Koto, Cello

Elmhurst, NY 2014

Ensemble N_JP

Composer: Gene Coleman

Composition: Sendai Transmissions (2013)

Instrumentation: Two Shos, Two Kotos, Two Cellos, Electric Guitar, Plus Electronics

Collingswood, NJ 2013

Enso String Quartet

Composer: Kurt Stallmann
Composition: Following Franz, Now (2011)
Instrumentation: String Quartet and Electronics

New York, NY 2009

Festival of New Trumpet Music with the Meridian Arts Ensemble


Composer: David Sanford
Composition: Seven Kings (2010)
Instrumentation: 3 Trumpets, Horn, Trombone, Tuba, Percussion

New Haven, CT 2009

Fifth House Ensemble

Composer: Dan Visconti
Composition: work in progress
Instrumentation: Flute, Cello, Piano

Chicago, IL 2014

Free Planet Radio

Composer: Chris Rosser
Composition: work in progress
Instrumentation: Oud, Bass, Percussion Plus String Quartet

Asheville, NC 2014

Friction Quartet

Composer: Andy Akiho
Composition: work in progress
Instrumentation: Two Violins, Viola, Cello, Piano

San Francisco, CA 2014

The Gramercy Trio

Composer: Gunther Schuller

Composition: Piano Trio No. 3 (2012)

Instrumentation: Piano Trio

Newton, MA 2011

Guidonian Hand

Composer: Mary Ellen Childs
Composition: Scry (2014)
Instrumentation: Trombone Quartet, Amplified Violin 

New York, NY 2012

Imani Winds

Composer: Simon Shaheen
Composition: Zafir
Instrumentation: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn, Bassoon

Jackson Heights, NY 2009

iO Quartet

Composer: Du Yun
Composition: A Cockroach's Tarantella (2010)
Instrumentation: String Quartet, Narrator, Electronics

New York, NY 2008

JACK Quartet

Composer: Cenk Ergun
Composition: work in progress
Instrumentation: Two Violins, Viola, Cello

New York, NY 2014

JACK Quartet

Composer: Jason Eckardt
Composition: Subject (2011)
Instrumentation: String Quartet

New York, NY 2010

janus trio

Composer: Paul Lansky

Composition: Book of Memory (2011)

Instrumentation: Flute, Viola, and Harp

Bozrah, CT 2011

Jasper String Quartet

Composer: Aaron Jay Kermis
Composition: work in progress
Instrumentation: Two Violins, Viola, Cello

Elkins Park, PA 2014