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The selected works will be performed by Juventas New Music Ensemble at their Fall 2018 concert, Landscape Music: Rivers & Trails, a partnership with the Landscape Music Composers Network. The program will commemorate the 50th Anniversaries of the National Trails System and the Wild and Scenic Rivers acts.
One or more composers may also be invited to join the Landscape Music Composers Network: a group of composers and musicians from across the United States whose music engages with landscape, nature, and place. Membership includes a featured profile at https://landscapemusic.org/composers-network, opportunities to participate in the group’s collaborative projects, and consideration for programming on future concerts.
About Juventas New Music Ensemble
Juventas New Music Ensemble voices concert music of the present—and future, nurturing and showcasing today’s most brilliant emerging composers. Based in Boston, Massachusetts, Juventas serves as an incubator for promising musical pioneers, giving them opportunities to develop, present, and promote their work. The ensemble’s core musicians and numerous guests are versatile artists with backgrounds as world-class performers, composers, conductors, educators, and community leaders.
Juventas’s collaborative productions cross disciplinary boundaries, creating an unparalleled artistic experience for audience members. The ensemble has partnered with dancers, painters, scientists, poets, visual artists, puppeteers, and robotics engineers. A leader in the field, Juventas hosts the Boston New Music Festival, a weeklong showcase of Boston’s contemporary music scene, with concerts master classes, and symposia. Juventas’s Opera Project has received recognition from The American Prize, National Opera Association, and New York City Fringe Festival. The ensemble has held residencies at Boston Conservatory, Harvard University, Longy School of Music, Middlebury College, and Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Juventas has also performed on recordings with Innova Recordings, Parma Records, and New Dynamic Records.