“The first meeting of the New Music for Strings was truly groundbreaking and will help shape, in an important way, the understanding of music from the past, from today, and for tomorrow”
— Philip Setzer, violinist, Emerson String Quartet and NMFS Executive Board Member
Passionate playing... precisely executed... pristine National Sawdust acoustic... excellent... effervescent.”
— The Strad Magazine on New Music for Strings 2017, by Bruce Hodges (Sept. 2017 Issue)
The Strad Magazine, Sept 2017



Time Out Magazine

Time Out Magazine, print edition, features New Music for Strings Festival June 28, 2017 Concert at National Sawdust.


The New Yorker Magazine

The New Yorker Magazine features New Music for Strings Carnegie Hall concert on June 27, 2017.


Weill Recital Hall at
Carnegie Hall

Highlight of the 2017 NMFS festival, Philip Setzer and Eugene Drucker of the Emerson String Quartet lead the NMFS chamber orchestra in its feature concert at Weill Recital Hall.