• Chamber Music America

    2019 National Conference:

    Building Equitable Communities

    January 17-20, 2019
    Westin New York at Times Square
    New York City

    Onsite registration begins at the Westin New York at Times Square on January 17.
  • Ta-Nehisi Coates

    in conversation with Maurine Knighton

    Followed by a panel with Terri Lyne Carrington and Lecolion Washington

    Friday, January 18, 2019
    Westin New York at Times Square
    New York City

  • We Have Voice Collective

    A Panel Discussion

    Saturday, January 19, 2019
    Westin New York at Times Square
    New York City

  • Honoring the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians

    with Henry Threadgill, Larry Blumenfeld, Amina Claudine Myers, Ernest Dawkins, Reggie Nicholson, Adegoke Steve Colson, and Richarda Abrams

    Sunday, January 20, 2019
    Westin New York at Times Square
    New York City

CMA’s National Conference is an annual gathering providing ensemble music professionals the opportunity to hear inspiring speakers, engage with industry leaders, network with peers, and more. Check back frequently for more information and updates on the 2019 National Conference.

General Information for Conference Attendees:
Please be advised that ensemble showcases on Friday, January 18 are running with a 30 minute delay. Showcases will begin at 2:30 PM and run until 7:00 PM.
  • All Conference activities take place at the Westin New York at Times Square, 270 West 43rd St at Eighth Avenue in Manhattan.
  • Conference check-in and registration take place in the Royale Room, located on the 9th floor. If you are already registered, [lease check in upon arrival to obtain your Conference badge*, program book and schedule, and complimentary tote bag.
    • *Conference badge required for admittance to Conference activities
  • Registration Room Hours:
    • Thursday, January 17 from 5:00-8:00 PM
    • Friday, January 18 from 8:00 AM-6:00 PM
    • Saturday, January 19 from 8:00 AM-6:00 PM
    • Sunday, January 20 from 8:00 AM-2:00 PM
  • The Westin New York at Times Square is ADA compliant and accessible to people with disabilities

CMA is a partner of JanArtsNYC. A partnership of independent multidisciplinary festivals, industry convenings and international marketplaces, JanArtsNYC is one of the largest and most influential gatherings of its kind.

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