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Miller announces Season Two of Mission: Commission

Launching in April 2022, the new season of Mission: Commission will feature all new composers, new musicians, the same brilliant production team, and the same six-week timeline.
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Hear ‘Proving Up’ Again

Missy Mazzoli and Royce Vavrek’s Proving Up, the first production of Miller Theatre’s Chamber Opera Commissioning Initiative, is now available in a new recording.

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“Liminal Highway” Returns

Miller Theatre is honored to host a stunning video that brings to life Liminal Highway, a piece by composer Christopher Cerrone for flutist Tim Munro, which Miller co-commissioned and premiered in 2016.

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Bach Collection is now available to watch on-demand

On March 12, Miller Theatre’s Bach Collection was performed for a virtual audience, and it is now available to watch on-demand.

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Miller Theatre mourns the passing of Cece Wasserman

Miller Theatre at Columbia University mourns the passing of our friend, longtime champion, and advisory board member Cece Wasserman.

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Recommended Listening from Melissa Smey

In honor of the composer’s birthday, Executive Director Melissa Smey shares some suggested listening of two works by Dai Fujikura

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Miller Theatre events cancelled through the end of April

Miller Theatre announces that all events have been canceled through April 30 because of coronavirus concerns.

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Watch Live—Bach Collection

Tune in at 8pm on Thursday, March 12 for a live-stream of Bach Collection, featuring pianist Simone Dinnerstein and Baroklyn.

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Melissa Smey Awarded Robert D. Bielecki Foundation Grant

The Robert D. Bielecki Foundation honors Melissa Smey for “setting the gold standard for presenting organizations internationally.”

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The New York Times: The Uninhibited Joy of Caroline Shaw’s Music

Caroline Shaw’s Composer Portraits performance on February 6 was reviewed by Joshua Barone for The New York Times.

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What You Should Know About Oscar Bettison’s Composer Portrait

Melissa Smey discusses the adventurous work of Oscar Bettison and Miller’s history with Alarm Will Sound.

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