New Sounds Festival

The New Sounds Festival at Western Michigan University presents concerts performed top contemporary music ensembles and solo artists, in addition to concerts featuring Western faculty and our student new music group, Birds on a Wire. The festival has featured Alarm Will Sound, the International Contemporary Ensemble, Prism Quartet,  Ensemble Dal Niente, the Wet Ink Ensemble, the SPLICE Ensemble, the Spektral Quartet, Roomful of Teeth, the Dither Electric Guitar Quartet and others. The current season includes the the Spektral Quartet, the Hinge Ensemble, Scott Deal, Steven Kemper and Aurie Hsu, and Andrea Cheesman. Email for more information.