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Altius Quartet

Composer: Michael Ippolito

Composition: String Quartet No. 4 (2016)

Instrumentation: String Quartet

Boulder, CO 2015

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: Divertimento for 8: Ambiguous Symmetries (2015)
Instrumentation: Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Cello, Piano, Percussion

New York, NY 2012


Composer: Ravi Kittappa

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Violin, viola

New York, NY 2016

Anubis Quartet

Composer: Marcos Balter

Composition: Shivery (2012)

Instrumentation: Saxophone Quartet

Chicago, IL 2011

Argus Quartet

Composer: Eric Guinivan

Composition: String Quartet No. 1 (2014)

Instrumentation: Two Violins, Viola, Cello

Los Angeles, CA 2014

Art of Elan with the Formosa Quartet

Composer: Lei Liang

Composition: Song Recollections (2016)

Instrumentation: String Quartet

San Diego, CA 2015

Attacca Quartet

Composer: Chris Rogerson

Instrumentation: Two violins, viola, cello

New York, NY 2017

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

Beijing Guitar Duo

Composer: Chen Yi

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Guitar Duo

Baltimore, MD 2015

Boston Musica Viva

Composer: Sebastian Currier

Instrumentation: Soprano, flute, clarinet, trumpet, violin cello, piano, percussion

Boston, MA 2017

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

Carpe Diem String Quartet

Composer: Reza Vali

Composition: Raak (Calligraphy No. 15) (2016)

Instrumentation: String Quartet

Lafayette, CO 2015

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 (2009)

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


Composer: Evis Sammoutis

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, bassoon

College Park, MD 2016

Dorian Wind Quintet

Composer:Billy Childs

Instrumentation: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn

New York, NY 2017

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


Composer: Christopher Trapani

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Vocal ensemble

New York, NY 2015

Ensemble Dal Niente

Composer:Ensemble Dal Niente

Instrumentation: Two sopranos, flute, clarinet, cello, bass, two percussion

Chicago, IL 2017

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:Alyssa Weinberg

Instrumentation: Two violins, viola, cello, clarinet

New York, NY 2017

Enso String Quartet

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

New York, NY 2009