Category: News

The 2021 Recipients of the Matt Marks Impact Fund

Alarm Will Sound has selected Damon Davis and the duo Joshua Edward and Zharia O’Neal as the most recent recipients of support from the Matt Marks Impact Fund (MMIF). Davis, Edward, and O’Neal will collaborate with AWS during the 2021-2022 season to develop and premiere new works. Their projects were selected by a committee consisting […]


Get Out The Vote

Music has always accompanied the march towards a more just society. Our fellow citizens have for decades sung “¡El Pueblo Unido Jamás Será Vencido!” to move us and to push our democracy forward. We’ve made this video as our response to “¡El Pueblo Unido Jamás Será Vencido!” We invite you to share your own musical response […]

September 15, 2020

Ten Thousand Birds / Ten Thousand Screens

“The coolest music video EVER…” – David P Stearns, Philadelphia Inquirer   “…charmingly lo-fi and brilliantly inventive. And fun.” – John Schaefer, WNYC   Filmed in a single take, this immersive walkthrough experience of John Luther Adams’s Ten Thousand Birds was conceived by Alan Pierson and performed by members of Alarm Will Sound on 27 different screens (many antique […]

June 10, 2020