American Composers Orchestra Concert History

American Composers Orchestra (ACO) is an American orchestra, founded in 1975 by Francis Thorne and Dennis Russell Davies, and gave its debut performance in 1977. ACO is based in New York City and is the only orchestra in the world dedicated to the creation, performance, preservation, and promulgation of music by American composers. ACO is extending its mission, making the creation of new opportunities for American composers and new American orchestral music its central purpose.

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Bows - Kaki King & the American Composers Orchestra (2023), tags: American Composers Orchestra, Laura Oatts, Edward W. Hardy, Kaki King, Diane Bruce, Stacey Shames, New York, New York, United States, Stage Design, Zankel Hall, Carnegie Hall - Modern Yesterdays on Mar 16, 2023 [770-small]

Bows - Kaki King & the American Composers Orchestra (2023)

Modern Yesterdays
Mar 16, 2023
 New York, New York, United States
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United States
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2023 1 concert
2022 2 concerts
2019 1 concert
2018 1 concert
2014 2 concerts
2013 1 concert
2012 2 concerts
2011 1 concert
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How many concerts has American Composers Orchestra had?

American Composers Orchestra has had 11 concerts.

What genre is American Composers Orchestra?

American Composers Orchestra is most often considered to be United States, Experimental, Classical, Orchestra, and American Orchestra.

When was the last American Composers Orchestra concert?

The last American Composers Orchestra concert was on March 16, 2023 at Zankel Hall, Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States. The bands that performed were: American Composers Orchestra / Daniela Candillari / Kaki King / Ilmar Gavilán / D. Paul Woodiel / Diane Bruce / Daniel Constant / Edward W. Hardy / Robin Bushman / Chern Hwei Fung / Dorothy Strahl / Keats Diffenbach / Chala Yancy / Laura Oatts / Liuh-wen Ting / Sandra Robbins / Trevor New / Juliet Haffner / Eugene Moye / Lanny Paykin / Roberta Cooper / Greg Chudzik / Richard Sosinsky / Brandon Patrick George / Diva Goodfriend Koven / steve taylor / Stacey Shames / Kevin Newton / Karl Kramer / Wayne Dumaine / Tim Leopold / Mike Seltzer / John Rojak / Ray Stewart / Jonathan Haas / Pablo Rieppi / Charles Descarfino / Chris Oldfather / Melanie Feld / David Sapadin / Josh Rubin / Monica Ellis / Harry Searing.

What songs does American Composers Orchestra play live?

The songs that American Composers Orchestra performs live vary, but here's the latest setlist that we have from the March 16, 2023 concert at Zankel Hall, Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States:

  1. Fate Now Conquers
  2. Floodplain
  3. Materia Prima
  4. Modern Yesterdays