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Women Composers Readings and Commissions Program: Past Recipients

Previous Commission Recipients

The Women Composers Readings and Commissions program is an initiative of the League of American Orchestras, in partnership with American Composers Orchestra (ACO) and supported by the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation.

Since its inception in 2014, the Women Composers Readings and Commissions program has shown impressive results:

  • Forty women composers benefitted from career development via the EarShot Readings
  • Sixteen composers have now received commissions
  • Eight premieres have taken place (premieres by Julia Adolphe, Courtney Bryan, Melody Eötvös, Robin Holcomb, Chen-Hui Jen, Hannah Lash, Andreia Pinto Correia, and Andrea Reinkemeyer)

2018 Commission Recipients

2017 Commission Recipients

2016 Commission Recipients

2015 Commission Recipients

2014 Commission Recipients


Banner Photo Credit: Sylvia Elzafon, Dallas Symphony, Women in Classical Music Symposium Panel

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