Unlike Anything Else
Hands down, the best experience of the Summer. I'll most definitely be applying again for the 2020 season . . .
- Anonymous Participant
More About INMF 2020
For two weeks during the summer, INMF 2020 will host a cohort of early-career composers and performers to gather in Santa Barbara, California. Festival musicians will work together to create, realize and document brand new works; From workshops and readings, to recording and performance, Impulse New Music Festival provides one-of-a-kind, hands-on experience making new art at the highest level.
The 2020 INMF Composition Cohort will:
Compose a new work commissioned specifically for the festival.
Workshop the music with the INMF Chamber Ensemble
Record the work in a studio session
Have the work premiered as a part of the Festival
Participate in conducting lessons and masterclass
The 2019 INMF Chamber Ensemble will:
Collaborate with composers as they create a new work
Work with faculty and guest coaches experienced in New Music Performance
Record new works in a recording session
Premiere new works in final concert(s)
Want to participate in INMF 2020 without the pressure of composing or performing?