What We Do


Adult Academy

A chamber music coaching program for adult amateur musicians who seek to learn and perform chamber music in a variety of configurations.

Young Artists Academy

Chamber ensemble program designed for young musicians that meet on Saturday afternoons during the fall and spring semesters.

Coltman Chamber Music Competition

Launched in 2010, the annual nationwide Coltman Chamber Music Competition provides performance experience and expert commentary to advanced applicants. Winners of the competition are offered a cash prize in addition to multiple performance opportunities including a live-broadcast on KMFA 89.5.

In-School Coaching

Since 1997 ACMC has formed sustainable and valuable collaborations within middle and high schools in the Austin area reaching students throughout the year teaching them the intricacies of musical communication and expression within small ensembles.

School Concerts

Through School Concerts, ACMC is able to educate by presenting interactive performances of chamber music to elementary, middle and high school students. Concerts take place in the schools and virtually. Each professional ensemble offers a unique presentation in what it means to play and listen to chamber music.

Summer Workshop

A multi-week chamber music camp that runs simultaneously with the Austin Chamber Music Festival in July. The Summer Workshop provides musical opportunities for musicians youth to adult.

Composition & Technology

A virtual composition and technology program designed for middle and high school students wanting to learn how to be a composer in the 21st century using contemporary music technology and software.


Concert Season

A thematic series of concerts throughout the fall and spring in private homes, public venues, and online.

A Moveable Feast

A series of adventurous programming combining diverse music, visual art, cuisine, and a heightened social scene in alternative venues.

Outreach Concerts

Annual Pride, Global Heritage, and Black Composers concerts in cultural centers, and interactive programs in nursing/retirement homes, public schools, churches, and schools for the specially-abled.

Annual Events and Celebrations

These special events offer unique performance experiences throughout the year, including A Charlie Brown Christmas, Beethoven’s Birthday, and The Blue Bash.

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