Schedule

SCHEDULE

Pre-Conference Workshop

Hosted by New England Conservatory, this full day seminar includes opportunities for learning, networking, and discussion.
Pearl Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/4/2018, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Friday Keynote: Conversation as Music

Radiolab‘s Robert Krulwich delivers this year’s keynote address
Majestic Ballroom, 5th Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 10:00-11:45 AM

Conference Luncheon

Connect with colleagues and find out what’s new for CMA members.
Broadway Ballroom, 3rd Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 12:00-12:45 PM

Annual Membership Meeting

All CMA members are invited to attend CMA’s annual membership meeting.
Broadway Ballroom, 3rd Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 12:45-1:45 PM

Friday Ensemble Showcases

Thalea String Quartet | Alchemy Sound Project | Buzz Brass Quintet + Guests | Feathery | Robert Dick-Ursel Schlicht Duo | Roman Filiu and Musae | Telegraph Quartet
Majestic Ballroom, 5th Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 2:00-6:00 PM

Friday Workshops: Fundamentals and New Trends

Details

1/5/2018, 2:00-6:00 PM

Opening Reception

Open to all conference attendees. Drinks and hors d’oeuvres will be served.
Broadway Ballroom, 3rd Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 6:00-7:00 PM

Saturday General Session: The Artist’s Perspective

Hear how five musicians are building on the past and inventing the future of small ensemble music.
Majestic Ballroom, 5th Floor
Details

1/6/2018, 10:00-11:45 AM

Saturday Workshops: Fundamentals and New Trends

Details

1/6/2018, 1:00-6:00 PM

Saturday Ensemble Showcases

Akropolis Reed Quintet | Sirius Quartet | line upon line percussion | Zodiac Trio | Sylvie Courvoisier Mark Feldman Duo | Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble | Port Mande | Darrell Grant’s MJ New Quartet | Vera Quartet | Quinteto Latino
Majestic Ballroom, 5th Floor
Details

1/6/2018, 1:00-6:00 PM

Saturday Night Soirée

Join us for drinks, hors d’oeuvres, networking, and the presentation of CMA’s Visionary Award.
Broadway Ballroom, 3rd Floor
Details

1/6/2018, 6:30-8:30 PM

Special Interest Roundtables

Engage with colleagues from around the country with job responsibilities or interests similar to your own.
Minetta Room, 8th Floor
Details

1/7/2018, 9:30-10:30 AM

A Conversation with David Shifrin

Listen in on a conversation with clarinetist David Shifrin, recipient of CMA’s 2018 Richard J. Bogomolny National Service Award.
Majestic Ballroom, 5th Floor
Details

1/7/2018, 10:45 AM

New Music from CMA Concert

CMA-supported commissions by Argus Quartet and Michele Rosewoman’s New Yor-Uba.
New Location: Broadway Ballroom, 3rd Floor
Details

1/7/18, 3:00-5:00 PM

Pre-Conference Workshop

Hosted by New England Conservatory, this full day seminar includes opportunities for learning, networking, and discussion.
Pearl Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/4/2018, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Conference Registration Open

Royale Room, 9th Floor

1/4/2018, 5:00-8:00 PM

NextGen Orientation

Guidance and advice for NextGen registrants on making the most of the conference experience
Minskoff Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/4/2018, 5:00-6:00 PM

Welcome and Orientation for First-Time Registrants

Palace Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/4/2018, 5:30-6:30 PM

Conference Registration Open

Royale Room, 9th Floor

1/5/2018, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Friday Keynote: Conversation as Music

Radiolab‘s Robert Krulwich delivers this year’s keynote address
Majestic Ballroom, 5th Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 10:00-11:45 AM

Carving Out Your Own Place in the Music Industry

Ulysses Owens, Jr.
For NextGen and other young professionals
Minskoff Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 12:00 - 1:45 PM

Conference Luncheon

Connect with colleagues and find out what’s new for CMA members.
Broadway Ballroom, 3rd Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 12:00-12:45 PM

Annual Membership Meeting

All CMA members are invited to attend CMA’s annual membership meeting.
Broadway Ballroom, 3rd Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 12:45-1:45 PM

Exhibit Hall Open

1/5/2018, 2:00-6:00 PM

Friday Ensemble Showcases

Thalea String Quartet | Alchemy Sound Project | Buzz Brass Quintet + Guests | Feathery | Robert Dick-Ursel Schlicht Duo | Roman Filiu and Musae | Telegraph Quartet
Majestic Ballroom, 5th Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 2:00-6:00 PM

Touring Savvy: Navigating Border Crossing Requirements

Robert Baird
A primer for artists who tour and presenters who book international artists
Pearl Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 2:00-3:10 PM

Music for All: Making Music Accessible to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Kevin Bishop, Dr. Julia Silvestri, Danielle Holdridge, & Aaron Packard
Explore the intricacies of making music accessible to this community.
Palace Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 2:00-3:10 PM

It Takes an Army: The Value of Volunteers

Anita Orne & Aloysia Friedmann
Learn how to inspire individuals to become lifelong supporters of your organization
Pearl Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 3:20-4:30 PM

Programming New Music for Old Instruments

Beverly Au, Gene Murrow, Allan Kozinn, & Kristin Norderval
Learn about programming new works performed by early music ensembles.
Palace Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 3:20-4:30 PM

Think Like a Journalist: Building a Modern Press & Content Strategy

Stephanie Janes, Graham Wright, Steve Smith, & Rio Sakairi
A how-to on creating and targeting your media content to reach new audiences through the press.
Pearl Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 4:40-5:50 PM

Chamber Music Scholarship: Bringing Our History into the Future

John Largess, Aaron Flagg, Nicholas Brown, Liz Mahler
Explore the relationship between historical concert programming and creating adventurous and compelling concerts for contemporary audiences.
Palace Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 4:40-5:50 PM

Opening Reception

Open to all conference attendees. Drinks and hors d’oeuvres will be served.
Broadway Ballroom, 3rd Floor
Details

1/5/2018, 6:00-7:00 PM

Conference Registration Open

Royale Room, 9th Floor

1/6/2018, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Saturday General Session: The Artist’s Perspective

Hear how five musicians are building on the past and inventing the future of small ensemble music.
Majestic Ballroom, 5th Floor
Details

1/6/2018, 10:00-11:45 AM

Perfect Pitch Sessions

Engage in a series of short one-on-one conversations with leading managers and presenters.
Minetta Room, 8th Floor
Details

1/6/2018, 12:00-1:00 PM

The Sheet Music Marketplace in the Digital Age

John Mlynczak
CMA members get a sneak peek at the future of digital music sales.
Sponsored by Noteflight
Nederlander Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/6/2018, 12:00-1:00 PM

Exhibit Hall Open

1/6/2018, 1:00-6:00 PM

Saturday Ensemble Showcases

Akropolis Reed Quintet | Sirius Quartet | line upon line percussion | Zodiac Trio | Sylvie Courvoisier Mark Feldman Duo | Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble | Port Mande | Darrell Grant’s MJ New Quartet | Vera Quartet | Quinteto Latino
Majestic Ballroom, 5th Floor
Details

1/6/2018, 1:00-6:00 PM

How Do I Get a College Teaching Job?

Lecolion Washington
Learn to navigate the university search committee process.
Pearl Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/6/2018, 1:00-2:15 PM

Creative Placemaking for the Entrepreneurial Musician

Willem de Koch, Elka Gotfryd, Gaye Hamilton, Anni Hochhalter
Learn about Creative Placemaking through CMA’s pilot program, Sound Places
Palace Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/6/2018, 1:00-2:15 PM

Everyone is a Fundraiser

Paul Hogle
Learn how to build and implement an effective fundraising plan.
Pearl Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/6/2018, 2:30-3:45 PM

Learning About Your Audience Through Social Media

Adam Teeter
Learn how to approach information-gathering through social media outlets.
Palace Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/6/2018, 2:30-3:45 PM

Positive Outcomes: Transformative Residency Programs for Vulnerable Youth and Adults

Herine Coetzee Koschak
A case study in building successful long-term residencies from Fifth House Ensemble and Loyola University’s Center for Urban Research and Learning.
Pearl Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/6/2018, 4:00-5:15 PM

Re-Examining the Classical-Jazz Divide

Dana Lyn, Steve Smith, Annika Kale Socolofsky, & Lev Zhurbin,
What is the purpose of differentiating between these two genres?
Palace Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/6/2018, 4:00-5:15 PM

Saturday Night Soirée

Join us for drinks, hors d’oeuvres, networking, and the presentation of CMA’s Visionary Award.
Broadway Ballroom, 3rd Floor
Details

1/6/2018, 6:30-8:30 PM

Conference Registration Open

Royale Room, 9th Floor

1/7/2018, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Special Interest Roundtables

Engage with colleagues from around the country with job responsibilities or interests similar to your own.
Minetta Room, 8th Floor
Details

1/7/2018, 9:30-10:30 AM

A Conversation with David Shifrin

Listen in on a conversation with clarinetist David Shifrin, recipient of CMA’s 2018 Richard J. Bogomolny National Service Award.
Majestic Ballroom, 5th Floor
Details

1/7/2018, 10:45 AM

Exhibit Hall Open

1/7/2018, 12:00-2:30 PM

NextGen Closing Session

Minskoff Room, 9th Floor
Details

1/7/2018, 1:00-2:30 PM

New Music from CMA Concert

CMA-supported commissions by Argus Quartet and Michele Rosewoman’s New Yor-Uba.
New Location: Broadway Ballroom, 3rd Floor
Details

1/7/18, 3:00-5:00 PM
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