“the city’s leading showcase for vital new music by emerging composers.” 

The New Yorker

April 2: MATA Divine Mysteries at The Church of the Epiphany

April 9: MATA’s 20th Birthday Gala at Paula Cooper Gallery

April 10-14: MATA Mainstage at The Kitchen

April 21: A Room of One’s Own: Nadia Botello’s “Sono/Aqua” at Imagine Swimming

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“Playful” … “Haunting” … “Wickedly Entertaining”  

– The New York Times

“tells us a lot about how composers are thinking now.”

-The Wall Street Journal

“There’s nothing quite like MATA, which every year organizes the city’s most exciting showcase for outstanding young composers from around the world”

– The New Yorker

“ear-opening, satisfying music for every contemporary taste and philosophy”

-The Brooklyn Rail

“Todd Tarantino, executive director of MATA, opened its 2015 festival Tuesday night at the Kitchen with the claim that MATA was the leading new music event of its kind in the world. He may be right.” 

-New York Classical Review