James Diaz Receives Commission From Inaugural “Composing Inclusion” Partnership

August 22, 2022

James Diaz, Fifth Year Graduate Student in Composition, has been selected as one of the nine composers for Composing Inclusion, a new partnership between the New York Philharmonic, The Juilliard School’s Preparatory Division, and American Composers Forum, and made possible with a  Sphinx Venture Fund grant.

James will be writing a new piece for orchestra, which will premiere as part of the New York Philharmonic’s Young People’s Concert on May 6, 2023, at David Geffen Hall.