Pittsburgh Festival of New Music 2018

september 1–20 · pittsburgh opera (strip district) · aftershock theater (lawrenceville) · everywhere

We had a very special PFNM!

Thank you to all who supported, attended, and listened to our international, national, and local guests

Stay tuned for the rest of the 2018–19 Season!
Our guests include the Aizuri Quartet, NY’s violin-viola duo andPlay, and Patrick Breiner’s Premoticon.

Alia Musica will perform at City of Asylum, Lighthouse Project, Cello Fest, and more.

And we’ll start preparations for the next PFNM, the fourth edition in 2020!

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2017-18 was a special year, with many events to remember...

As we near the end of the season, and prepare for the third edition of the PFNM, it's the time to thank you for your support, and ask you to continue supporting new music!

Make a tax-deductible contribution to Alia Musica and help us build a 2018 Festival and another successful year in 2018–19.

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Performances at home and beyond



Hypercube, Kenneth Meyer, and more



The biennial celebration of modern music


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Videos, excerpts, featured artists, and more

Marilyn Shrude, 8 Songs for a Mad King, Jan Williams, and much more in the third edition of the biennial Pittsburgh Festival of New Music

A new work by Erin Rogers, Varèse's Octandre, Lutoslawski's Chain 1, music by Carter, Andriessen, ...