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OpenICE Library Festival | New DIscoveries on ICEcommons

  • New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Vincent Astor Gallery Amsterdam Avenue entrance New York, NY United States (map)

Ryan Muncy, saxophone and lead curator

ICEcommons is a crowdsourced index of newly composed music that welcomes all composers to share their new work. Join us for a concert of new works by New York City Composers, discovered via the Ensemble’s open-call index, For this edition, we’ll explore the animated scores of Bergrún Snaebjörnsdóttir, whose work the Ensemble discovered via the ICEcommons Living Archive at Nordic Music Days 2016.

Performances and commissioning activities during the 2018-19 concert season are made possible by the generous support of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Howard Gilman Foundation, Booth Ferris Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, Jerome Foundation, A.N. and Pearl G. Barnett Family Foundation, Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, Francis Goelet Charitable Lead Trusts, Amphion Foundation, The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, Pacific Harmony Foundation, Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation, Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University, The Casement Fund, BMI Foundation, as well as public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, the New York State Council for the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency. Yamaha Artist Services New York is the exclusive piano provider for ICE.