COPLAND HOUSE is dedicated to nurturing and renewing America’s musical heritage, and to fostering greater public awareness and appreciation of our nation’s composers and their work. Building upon Aaron Copland’s seminal artistic and personal legacies, we further this mission through composer residencies; live, broadcast, and recorded performances; and educational and community outreach programs.
November 21, 2014
Copland House Announces CULTIVATE 2015
Fellowship applications for Copland House’s CULTIVATE 2015 emerging composers institute are now available.
September 8, 2014
2014 GALA: “THE AWAKENED PALATE”
Beloved chef Lidia Bastianich and 2006 CH Resident Daniel Brewbaker team up for this year’s culinary and musical gala.
March 4, 2014
Letter from Home
Hot of the press, read the latest edition of Letter from Home!
December 12, 2013
NEA GRANT AWARDED
Copland House is 1 of only 2 lower Hudson Valley arts organizations to receive support for concerts and radio broadcasts by Music from Copland House, as well as related educational activities.
October 11, 2013
CULTIVATE 2014 Application Posted
Fellowship applications for Copland House’s CULTIVATE 2014 emerging composers institute are now available.
Click HERE for a short video on CULTIVATE 2013.
Click HERE for a short video on our in-school workshops.
Now at Copland House
JEREMY PODGURSKY’s music has been featured in venues and festivals in the United States, Europe and Japan. His compositions have been performed, premiered, and read by groups such as Alarm Will Sound, Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Indiana University New Music Ensemble, Contemporaneous, Lost Dog New Music Ensemble, Holographic, Peabody Modern Orchestra, and NewEar New Music Ensemble. Jeremy has received awards and honors from the American Academy Of Arts And Letters, Fromm Music Foundation, Indiana University – JsoM Dean’s Prize, Finale/American Composers Forum/eighth blackbird, Mizzou New Music Festival, American Composers Orchestra/Earshot, Northridge Prize for Orchestra, and National SCI/ASCAP Commissioning Competition. Jeremy received his B.M. and M.M. in music composition from the University of Louisville where he studied with Steve Rouse, Marc Satterwhite, John Gibson, and Brenda Kee (piano). Currently located in Bloomington, IN, Jeremy is completing his D.M. at Indiana University where he has studied composition with Sven-David Sandström, Claude Baker, and Don Freund, and electronic music with Jeffrey Hass, John Gibson, and Alicyn Warren. Along with Ben Bolter (conductor) and Ryan Chase (composer) Jeremy is the co-founder and curator of a new music project in Bloomington, IN called HOLOGRAPHIC.
Sunday, April 12
PIANO TRIO No.4 BY DARON HAGEN
American Academy of Arts and Letters
New York, NY
Sunday, April 19 at 3 PM
"I'VE GOT THE TUNE": ON STAGE WITH MARC BLITZSTEIN
Music by Marc Biltzstein and Kurt Weill
Copland House at Merestead
sponsored, in part, by the Westchester Community Foundation Reimss Fund