The American Music Project is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting and underwriting performances of American classical music of the past as well as selectively commissioning new works from American composers.

Send a proposal

The American Music Project will awards grants for performances taking place after September 1, 2015.  So, what kind of proposals will get approved?

Be Ambitious

A single performance of Rhapsody in Blue or the Candide Overture is not going to do it.

Be Imaginative

A regionalopera company that would like to present a rarely heard work, like, say, Howard Hanson’s Merry Mount, Troubled Island or Deems Taylor’s Peter Ibbetson may get together with other regional companies to coproduce a production.  Think creatively and put togethera propsal that wil being new music to your udineces.