What do you get when you cross the creativity of Bill Frisell with that of Bill Morrison? The world is about to find out. Meet The Composer has just awarded $245,000 to 32 organizations to commission 19 new works via the 2010 Commissioning Music/USA program. A total of 19 composers and 45 choreographers, theater artists, filmmakers, and visual artists will collaborate to combine music with dance, theater, film, and puppetry. The complete list of partner awardees is available here.
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