Mostly Modern Festival & Institute

04 Jun 2018 - 18 Jun 2018

Saratoga Springs, NY

Venue:

Arthur Zankel Music Center at Skidmore College

Presenting Organization/Ensemble:

Mostly Modern Festival

Conductor/Keynote Speaker:

Kent Tritle, Nicol Matt, Christopher Rountree

The Mostly Modern Festival (MMF) Institute is the educational component of the Mostly Modern Festival, offering a combination of intensive one-on-one instruction and professional performance experience. The institute has over 100 students & over 20 faculty members. There will be an orchestra, a choir, 4 chamber ensembles, masterclasses, lectures, and private lessons. The Institute is open to musicians 18 and older, and welcomes people in all stages of their career. 

MMF takes place at Skidmore College at the Arthur Zankel Music Center. Skidmore College is ideally located in Saratoga Springs, New York, three hours by car from NYC, Boston, Philadelphia and Montreal. All public performances take place at the stunning Helen Filene Ladd Concert Hall, a 600-seat acoustically tuned space.

The MMF Institute is now accepting applications for singers, conductors, composers and instrumentalists.  APPLY ONLINE NOW

The Mostly Modern Festival is turning traditional programming on its head – this is a brand new summer festival that celebrates the music of our time. The focus of the festival is "mostly modern": music by living composers from around the world, with an occasional foray into the past. 
For participants wanting to apply to the institute, go here.  Early Deadline for composers December 1 – singers, instrumentalists and conductors, February 1. Apply now and save up to $60!

There will be nine concerts open to the public, starting the week of June 4, 2018. See the complete concert schedule here. Tickets go on sale in March.

The festival is ideally located in beautiful Saratoga Springs, New York, a world-renowned destination with an award-winning downtown. New York, Boston, Montreal and Philadelphia are all within a three-hour drive. The festival takes place at Skidmore College and all the concerts are held at the Arthur Zankel Music Center.

The Mostly Modern Festival (MMF) Institute is the educational component of the Mostly Modern Festival, offering a combination of intensive one-on-one instruction and professional performance experience. The institute has over 100 students & over 20 faculty members. There will be an orchestra, a choir, 4 chamber ensembles, masterclasses, lectures, and private lessons. The Institute is open to musicians 18 and older, and welcomes people in all stages of their career. APPLY ONLINE NOW.

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