The Albany Symphony’s American Music Festival is a fascinating, eclectic celebration of the music of today. Join us and see masterpieces in the making and the biggest names in the composition world – a musical adventure like nothing you’ve ever experienced. Anchored around the last subscription concert of the year as the capstone of the season, the Festival represents a destination for you to experience the cutting edge of music by the top creative artists alive today.
2015 Festival Lineup
Click on the following to learn more about each event, or use the arrow buttons at the upper-right hand side of the page. All events are at the EMPAC Center on the RPI campus unless noted.
WAMC Roundtable Broadcast live from EMPAC >>
Tuesday, May 12, 9am-12PM:
Composer to Center Stage: Composition Reading Session >>
Thursday, May 15, 7:30PM-10:00PM:
Dogs of Desire >>
Friday, May 15, 7:30PM: $40
Dogs of Desire Reception >>
Friday, May 15 :
Festival Orchestra Concert >>
Saturday, May 16, 7:30PM:
THIS PERFORMANCE IS BEING SIMULCAST LIVE.
CLICK LINK ABOVE FOR DETAILS.
Masterclass with Amy Porter
Sleeping Giant Composers to work with Niskayuna Students
Juilliard Jazz Ensemble
The Albany Symphony would like to thank the sponsors of the 2014 American Music Festival:
Celine and Daniel Kredentser
Foy Foundation & Lasch Family