FFA 2015 Artists

  • Resound Duo

    FFA 2015 Artists

    Founded in 2012, the Resound Duo combines history’s two oldest instruments to create a standard repertoire for voice and percussion,...

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  • R We Who R We

    All Previous FFA Artists, FFA 2015 Artists

    R WE WHO R WE is an ongoing collaboration by composer-performers Ted Hearne (voice, vocal processing) and Philip White (mixer feedback, electronics)....

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  • Quince

    FFA 2015 Artists

    With the precision and flexibility of modern chamber musicians, Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble specializes in experimental repertoire that is changing...

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  • New Music Co-op

    FFA 2015 Artists

    The New Music Co-op is a community of composers and performers dedicated to promoting awareness and understanding of new music....

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  • Charlie Magnone

    All Previous FFA Artists, FFA 2015 Artists

    Austin based pianist Charlie Magnone performs regularly as a soloist, collaborative artist, and ensemble member, and is an avid performer...

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  • Peter Stopschinski

    All Previous FFA Artists, FFA 2015 Artists

    Peter Stopschinki has been a mainstay of Austin’s indie/classical/avant-garde scene for decades. Hypnotic, quirky, and unpredictable, his music defies definition...

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  • The FF Orchestra

    All Previous FFA Artists, FFA 2015 Artists

    Last year the Fast Forward Orchestra gave the Austin premiere of Donnacha Dennehy’s That The Night Come. This year, the orchestra presents another...

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FFA presents Cordova Quartet at SXSW – March 21

FFA presents Cordova Quartet at SXSW – March 21

FFA presents Cordova Quartet at the official SXSW Composers Showcase! This will be part of a six-hour event focusing on music by living composers performed by some of Austin’s most adventurous ensembles. ATX Composers Showcase Saturday, March 21 – 8pm-1am Hideout Theatre 617 N. Congress Ave. Austin,…

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FFA awarded New Music USA grant for US premiere of “Caught in Treetops”

FFA awarded New Music USA grant for US premiere of “Caught in Treetops”

We are thrilled to announce that Fast Forward Austin was awarded a New Music USA grant to present the US premiere of Charlotte Bray’s mesmerizing violin concerto, Caught in Treetops featuring soloist Sarah Silver. We couldn’t be more excited to bring this performance to Austin and you…

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Pics: Friction Quartet at Studium

Pics: Friction Quartet at Studium

What an awesome evening of new music! Big thanks to Church of the Friendly Ghost, Studium, Peter Stopchinski, Friction Quartet, and (of course) all of you who braved the weather to come and see the show!

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Announcing FFA 2015!

Announcing FFA 2015!

Fast Forward Austin 2015 Promo from Fast>>Forward>>Austin on Vimeo. Guess what y’all? ITS YEAR FIVE!!!! We are so excited to announce the fifth annual Fast Forward Austin. Mark your calendars because on Saturday, April 25 at the North Door we will once again unleash eight-hours…

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Friction Quartet @ Studium – Jan 22

Friction Quartet @ Studium – Jan 22

We’re excited to announce a concert of new music by the Friction Quartet co-presented by FFA and Church of the Friendly Ghost. Based in San Francisco, Friction has been making big waves with their blisteringly high-octane performances and are notorious for championing the work of…

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