"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

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

"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

"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

"…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


Discoveries: Hear and Be Heard
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Since 2014 Fulcrum Point has developed and promoted emerging composers in a free, public setting through their ongoing series, Discoveries: Hear and Be Heard. The event…


Discoveries: Hear and Be Heard
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Since 2014 Fulcrum Point has developed and promoted emerging composers in a free, public setting through their ongoing series, Discoveries: Hear and Be Heard. The event is…


Latino Music Festival
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Fulcrum Point’s Program “Quemar Las Naves” by Javier Álvarez “Rios Profundos” by Gabriela Lena Frank “Tango” by Robert X. Rodriguez   About the Latino Music Festival Presented…


Concert for Peace
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Presented by Fulcrum Point New Music Project, the Annual Concert for Peace is our holiday concert, celebrating humanity’s struggles and achievements in acceptance, inclusion, and love…


20th Anniversary Concert
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Fulcrum Point kicks off its 20th anniversary with a concert featuring the talented composers from our very own Sounding Board. This is the first of many events…