Opera Bites Call For Scores

The Boston New Music Initiative and Boston Opera Collaborative, in collaboration with the Longy School of Music of Bard College, are excited to announce a joint call for works to be programmed as part of BNMI’s ninth season and BOC’s thirteenth season. This call will close on January 15, 2017. For more details click here.

BNMI's Fall Concert: November 4th!

We begin our 8th concert season with a concert at The Record Company, a new venue for us. On this concert we present winners from our calls for scores, as well as the winner of our Young Composers Competition. More info on our 8th Concert Season can be found here.

Patrick Valentino, Artistic Director

2nd Young Composers Competition: RESULTS!

We are pleased to announce that Aaron Mencher has won the 2nd Young Composers Competition. His work, Uncertainly Yours, will be performed on our November 4 concert at the Recording Company.

We received many high quality submissions and the competition was fierce! We would also like to acknowledge two honorable mentions, Nina Shekhar's Cajón and Jonathan Cziner's Toward a Brilliant Light.

Thanks to all who submitted and congratulations to our winners!

Patrick Valentino, Artistic Director


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