May 2007 Composer Assistance Program Grants Announced

The American Music Center has announced grant awards totaling $35,050 to 25 composers through the current round of the Composer Assistance Program (CAP). AMC awards approximately $100,000 annually to composers to assist in the production of performance materials for premiere performances. Among the performers premiering or featuring public readings of CAP-supported works this round are eighth blackbird, Garrick Ohlsson, Ensemble Parallele, and the San Antonio Symphony. A complete list of awardees and performers is available here.