Cycle “X” 2019 Fellows


With special guest conductor Lina Gonzalez-Granados, the talented alumni of Cycle “X” 2019 convened in Boonville, CA in June of 2019 to receive mentorship in advance of several large ensemble commissions stewarded and/or funded by the Academy’s Alumni Support Initiative. Their upcoming projects entail new works for:

• The 45th Parallel Chamber Orchestra (Portland, OR): Marco-Adrián Ramos and Nina Shekhar

• The Philadelphia Orchestra with conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin: Iman Habibi, Jessica Hunt, and Carlos Simon