International Contemporary Ensemble

“One of the most accomplished and adventurous groups in new music.” —New York Times

International Contemporary Ensemble Events

Past Events

Fure & Thorvaldsdottir

Thursday, July 25, 2019

David Rubenstein Atrium

Immerse yourself in the sound worlds of pioneering composers Anna Thorvaldsdottir, Ashley Fure, and Bergrún Snæbjörnsdóttir at this free performance.

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International Contemporary Ensemble

Saturday, August 3, 2019

Merkin Concert Hall

Explore the expressive potential of traditional instruments from around the world in this inventive program culminating in the world premiere of Dai Fujikura’s Shamisen Concerto. Learn More 

Composer Portraits

Monday, August 5, 2019

Bruno Walter Auditorium

The intrepid International Contemporary Ensemble performs the music of Anahita Abbasi, Aida Shirazi, and Niloufar Nourbakhsh from the Iranian Female Composers Association. Learn More