Introducing Play Hear: a project for the Market Street Prototyping Festival

The Center for New Music is participating in the Market Street Prototyping Festival, a collaborative effort to make the public space of San Francisco’s Market Street more active, vibrant, and engaging. C4NM’s project, Play Hear, is an invented instrument installation that aims to create space for spontaneous musical collaborations with friends and strangers of all […]

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Interview with Maja S. K. Ratkje

Norwegian vocalist and composer Maja S. K. Ratkje is coming back to San Francisco this week to perform a solo set on the San Francisco Electronic Music Festival. Maja graciously answered a few questions about her life and work, while en route to the US. Adam Fong: It’s great that you’re coming back to San […]

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Job Opportunity: C4NM Production Manager

The Center for New Music is hiring! We’re looking for a part-time Production Manager to join our dynamic team in support of the new music community. This position is open until filled. Download the posting as a .pdf Production Manager Part-time, Non-exempt; Position Open Until Filled Center for New Music San Francisco, Inc. seeks a […]

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Cultural Identity and Arts Leadership

As part of our work in advocating for new music, the C4NM staff seeks out opportunities to share our perspective and expertise. Whether it is on grant panels, public discussions, online forums, radio appearances, or other platforms, C4NM knows that our community can’t grow unless it is respected, and we as leaders speak up on […]

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Writing for Alternate Tunings

When I first became a curator at the Center for New Music, I reached out to some of my favorite Bay Area artists and asked them: “What’s one project you’ve always wanted to do, but have never had the opportunity to realize?” Among the first to respond was composer Edward Schocker. I knew Edward as […]

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Call for Proposals: Curators 2016-18

The Center for New Music is seeking curators for two-year terms beginning in 2016. Please consider sharing your artistic vision with the Center! For information on how to apply, download the Call for Proposals. Deadline to submit is Tuesday, December 1, at 9:00 AM PST. Each year, the Center invites proposals from any individual who […]

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