Session Date Start Time End Time
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 8:00 am 5:00 pm

Here’s your opportunity for free consultations from a variety of experts.

NEA Consultations
Take advantage of individual consultations with Court Burns and Anya Nykyforiak, music specialists from the National Endowment for the Arts during Conference. This is a valuable opportunity to meet with an NEA representative to discuss a project that is currently receiving NEA support, or to talk through your plans for applying for an Art Works or Challenge America grant. To reserve your free 20-minute appointment with Court or Anya, email Najean Lee at The NEA specialists will be available for consultations Wednesday, June 4th through the morning of Friday, June 6th  in Seattle. Appointments are required, and are typically filled prior to Conference, so please act quickly!

Fundraising Executive Consultations with CCS!
Sign up to meet with a CCS Executive for 30 minutes and discuss any fundraising and development challenges you may be encountering. You may also wish to look to the CCS Executive as a sounding board for new strategies and plans. Book your complimentary consultation by emailing Jeremy Woolf at

EarShot Consultations
EarShot brings together the resources and experience of the nation’s leading organizations devoted to the support of new American orchestral music. To arrange a private meeting to discuss how EarShot can support and enhance your orchestra’s efforts in working with today’s composers to create meaningful new music reading sessions, composer institutes, and competitions, please contact EarShot program manager Cindi Hubbard at or 415 847 2487. For additional information visit, EarShot is a partnership of the American Composers Forum, League of American Orchestras, New Music USA, and the American Composers Orchestra.