2021 Next Festival Videos

Our workshops and masterclasses are free and open to the public, thanks to grants from the The ASCAP Foundation Bart Howard Fund, BMI Foundation, the Williamson Foundation and from generous donors like you. Please help us to continue to present these valuable resources with a tax-deductible gift.

July 1, 2021, 7:30-8:45 PM
Festival Finale with the Aizuri Quartet, Aaron Jay Kernis, Trevor New, S. Ama Wray, Derek Bermel and the 2021 Composer/Choreographer Workshop

June 29, 2021, 5-6 PM
A Joyful Process with Jonathan Alsberry

June 29, 2021, 4-5 PM
Panoptic – the Pandemic – Two Views with Choreographer S. Ama Wray & Composer Derek Bermel, featuring Trevor New

June 24, 2021, 7:30-8:45 PM
Festival Fellows in Concert

June 24, 2021, 4-6 PM
Masterclass with Seth Parker Woods

June 24, 2021, 1-3:30 PM
Masterclass with David Radzynski

June 22, 2021, 4:30-6 PM
Masterclass with Jeff Scott

June 22, 2021, 3-4:30 PM
Interpretation Masterclass with Artistic Director Peter Askim

June 17, 2021, 7:30-8:45 PM
KEYNOTE PANEL: The Power of Music – Activism Through a Musical Lens with Kelly Hall-Tompkins, Donna Weng Friedman, Ashleigh Gordon, hosted by Peter Askim

June 17, 2021, 4-5:30 PM
Beyond Raising Awareness – Arts + Activism with the Center for Artistic Activism

June 15, 2021, 7:30-8:45 PM
KEYNOTE: Artistry and Activism – NextFest Alumni in conversation with Seth Parker Woods

June 15, 2021, 5-6 PM
Equitable Programming for Change with Conductor Lina Gonzalez-Granados

June 15, 2021, 4-5 PM
Broadening the Lens of American Music Theory with Jeff Scott

June 15, 2021, 2-3 PM
Festival Fellows in Concert

June 10, 2021, 7:30-8:45 PM
KEYNOTE: Citizen Artistry in Action with Ashleigh Gordon

June 10, 2021, 5-6 PM
Pivot & Persist: Project Development Masterclass with Jessica Meyer

June 8, 2021, 7:30-8:45 PM
KEYNOTE: A Performative Rebirth with Seth Parker Woods

June 8, 2021, 5-6 PM
Social Media For the Misinformation Age with Jamie Benson

2021 Next Fest Connects Videos

Thursday, April 29, 7-8:30 PM ET
Next Fest Connects: Masterclass with Kelly Hall-Tompkins

Thursday, April 22, 7:30-9 PM ET
How a Framework of Deliberate Practice Confers Diverse Skills for Unstable Times with Jason Haaheim

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Thursday, April 15, 7:30-9 PM ET
From Nanotechnologist to the MET Orchestra: the Power of Deliberate Practice with Jason Haaheim

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Thursday, April 8, 5-7:30 PM ET
Elaine Grogan Luttrull of Minerva Financial Arts discusses Pricing Strategies for Musicians


Thursday, April 1, 7:30-9 PM ET
Ashley Bathgate: World Premieres with composers Ryan Lindveit, Samantha Wolf and Adeliia Faizullina


Thursday, March 25, 8:30-10 PM ET
Recording New Music At Home and In the Studio with Ryan Streber


Thursday, March 18, 7:30-9 PM ET
Four/Ten Media: Post-Production Secrets – Streamlining a Successful Edit 


Thursday, March 11, 7:30-9 PM ET
Four/Ten Media: Practical Tips and Tricks for Filming from Wherever You Are


Tuesday, March 9, 5-6:30 PM ET
Elaine Grogan Luttrull of Minerva Financial Arts: Taxes in the Age of Covid


Thursday, March 4, 7:30-9 PM ET
Four/Ten Media: Using Video to Bring Your Music to Life