aacm new york

The Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM), a non-profit tax-exempt arts organization co-founded in 1965 by Dr. Muhal Richard Abrams, Jodie Christian, Kelan Phil Cohran, and Steve McCall, is one of the oldest musicians associations in the United States. Since its founding in Chicago, Illinois in 1965, the organization's members have developed a body of work that encompasses the spectrum of traditional and contemporary music. The AACM New York Chapter, Inc. a non-profit tax-exempt entity was established in 1983. The AACM New York Chapter, Inc. functions as an ensemble of composers and performers whose mission is to present concerts that feature world premieres which are composed by AACM members. The AACM is significantly unique in that it has nurtured and brought to fruition so many accomplished composers and performers. The organization's artists have developed a body of work that has achieved lasting significance across borders of music genres and geography to play a critical role in the ever evolving process of music creation and its vital influence throughout the world. AACM members who have been featured in our programs include: Anthony Braxton, Roscoe Mitchell, Wadada Leo Smith, Henry Threadgill, Thurman Barker, Frank Gordon, Adegoke Steve Colson, Iqua Colson, Chico Freeman, Amina Claudine Myers, George Lewis, Reggie Nicholson, Leonard E. Jones, Peggy Abrams, Richarda Abrams, Laroy Wallace McMillan and posthumously Dr. Muhal Richard Abrams, Joseph Jarman, Leroy Jenkins, Kalaparusha Ahra Difda, Lester Bowie, Steve McCall, Fred Anderson, John Stubblefield and Fred Hopkins.
AACM NEW YORK CITY CHAPTER, INC. Board of Directors: Amina Claudine Myers - Acting Chair Peggy Abrams - Secretary Reggie Nicholson - Treasurer Wadada Leo Smith - Board Member Leonard E. Jones - Webmaster
Staff: Amina Claudine Myers - Acting President Peggy Abrams - Secretary Reggie Nicholson - Treasurer Richarda Abrams - Director of Publicity and Advertising Leonard E. Jones - Webmaster

aacm new york

The Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM), a non-profit tax-exempt arts organization co-founded in 1965 by Dr. Muhal Richard Abrams, Jodie Christian, Kelan Phil Cohran, and Steve McCall, is one of the oldest musicians associations in the United States. Since its founding in Chicago, Illinois in 1965, the organization's members have developed a body of work that encompasses the spectrum of traditional and contemporary music. The AACM New York Chapter, Inc. a non-profit tax-exempt entity was established in 1983. The AACM New York Chapter, Inc. functions as an ensemble of composers and performers whose mission is to present concerts that feature world premieres which are composed by AACM members. The AACM is significantly unique in that it has nurtured and brought to fruition so many accomplished composers and performers. The organization's artists have developed a body of work that has achieved lasting significance across borders of music genres and geography to play a critical role in the ever evolving process of music creation and its vital influence throughout the world. AACM members who have been featured in our programs include: Anthony Braxton, Roscoe Mitchell, Wadada Leo Smith, Henry Threadgill, Thurman Barker, Frank Gordon, Adegoke Steve Colson, Iqua Colson, Chico Freeman, Amina Claudine Myers, George Lewis, Reggie Nicholson, Leonard E. Jones, Peggy Abrams, Richarda Abrams, Laroy Wallace McMillan and posthumously Dr. Muhal Richard Abrams, Joseph Jarman, Leroy Jenkins, Kalaparusha Ahra Difda, Lester Bowie, Steve McCall, Fred Anderson, John Stubblefield and Fred Hopkins.
AACM NEW YORK CITY CHAPTER, INC. Board of Directors: Amina Claudine Myers - Acting Chair Peggy Abrams - Secretary Reggie Nicholson - Treasurer Wadada Leo Smith - Board Member Leonard E. Jones - Webmaster
Staff: Amina Claudine Myers - Acting President Peggy Abrams - Secretary Reggie Nicholson - Treasurer Richarda Abrams - Director of Publicity and Advertising Leonard E. Jones - Webmaster