The Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians is one of the
music organizations in the United States devoted to the presentation and performance of contemporary music. The year 2015 concluded a successful 50th anniversary celebration, we
are thankful to be privileged with the opportunity to present and perform contemporary music
as our journey continues.
AACM member Henry Threadgill is the 2016 Pulitzer Prize Winner in Music.
The AACM New York extends our heartfelt congratulations.
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AACM member Thurman Barker has just been awarded a promotion to full professor
of music at Bard College. Mr. Barker has expanded the jazz program at Bard College
since his appointment in 1993. Mr. Barker continues his close association with the AACM
and his commitment to creating new music. CONGRATULATIONS THURMAN BARKER!
AACM Co-founder and AACM New York President Muhal Richard Abrams #DDArtist
has a NEW WEBSITE! www.muhalrichardabrams.com (click Links)
You can also donate by check or money order payable to: AACM New York Chapter, Inc. Send to: AACM New York Chapter, Inc. P.O. Box 187, Times Square Station, New York, NY, 10108-0187
!!! WE MET THE MATCH !!!
$25,398.00! Friends, Thank You! In honor of our 50th Anniversary, we appreciate you helping the AACM New York City Chapter, Inc. meet the Robert D. Bielecki Foundation $25,000.00 matching grant. We are encouraged by your continued dedication and support. All donations to the AACM New York City Chapter, Inc. helps us to continue bringing you New Music for years to come.
View AACM concert posters 1965-1975 from our archive. Visit our Gallery.
Check out these recent releases by AACM members and associates.
Henry Threadgill - Old Locks and Irregular Verbs
Adegoke Steve Colson - Tones For
Harriet Tubman - Sojourner Truth - Frederick Douglass
Vijay Iyer and Wadada Leo Smith
A Cosmic Rhythm With Each Stroke