"…Chicago’s Fulcrum Point New Music Project, which for more than a dozen years has served as a welcoming forum for composers who are pushing the boundaries between classical music, pop, jazz, electronic, multimedia and beyond." - John von Rhein, Chicago Tribune

"No performing arts group in the city has more avidly explored the cutting-edge connections among the world of new classical music, pop culture, technology and other fields than the Fulcrum Point New Music Project." - John von Rhein, Chicago Tribune

"Chicago’s Fulcrum Point New Music Project has grown into a critically acclaimed ensemble performing adventurous contemporary classical music programs in a variety of Chicago area venues." - Clef Notes, Journal of the Arts

"Stephen Burns’ intrepid chamber ensemble has made a mark in Chicago, providing a bracing shot of youthful adrenaline to the local music scene and drawing a loyal audience to the group’s imaginative concerts." - Chicago Sun Times

"More than a lofty ideal, Fulcrum Point’s annual Concert for Peace celebrates the ability of music to lead and create dialogue between cultures." - Elliot Mandel, GapersBlock.com

"Fulcrum Point New Music Project can serve up some of Chicago’s most varied and illuminating nights of contemporary music." - Lawrence A. Johnson, ChicagoClassicalReview.com

"Fulcrum Point is a big reason new music has found its groove" - John von Rhein, Chicago Tribune

Open Call for Scores: Fulcrum

Want to be Discovered by Fulcrum Point?We hold public readings of new works, works in progress, and sketches for up to four musicians. Share your inspiration,…

New Music Chicago 10th

Save the date for the 10th anniversary celebration of New Music Chicago! Friday, September 11, 20157:30pmPianoForte, 1335 S. Michigan Ave. The evening will feature performances by…

Ear Taxi

SAVE THE DATE for Ear Taxi Chicago New Music Festival! October 6-9, 2016, new music will take over locations throughout The Loop. This not-to-be-missed festival will feature…