The Residency Partnership Program supports professional ensembles and presenters in building audiences for small ensemble music through residency projects. The program funds activities that take place in community settings and that are not part of a regular concert series.
Grant support of up to $6,000 is available; residencies must take place within a one-month period.
Applicants must be Chamber Music America members at the Organization level at time of submission.
Program guidelines, online application, FAQs and application workshop schedule can be downloaded at the CMA website, www.chamber-music.org.
Submissions must be received no later than October 15, 2017 at 11:59 Eastern Time.
The Residency Partnership Program is funded by the Chamber Music America Endowment Fund.
Contact Susan Dadian, program director
(212) 242-2022, ext. 102
Chamber Music America, the national network for ensemble music professionals, was founded in 1977 to develop, support, and strengthen the chamber music field. With a membership of nearly 6,000, including musicians, ensembles, presenters, artist managers, educators, music businesses, and advocates of ensemble music, CMA welcomes members representing a wide range of musical styles and traditions. CMA provides its members with grant programs, consulting services, a national conference, professional development seminars, access to instrument and other insurances, and several publications, including Chamber Music magazine; the weekly Accent e-newsletter; and a member-driven website, www.chamber-music.org.