Updates

November 5, 2021

Composer Submissions Now Open for the Sound of Silent Film Festival

ACM’s popular Sound of Silent Film Festival celebrates seventeen years of newly commissioned scores performed live to modern silent films this year.  The films are sourced through an international call and feature a wide range of styles and themes.

We’ll commission between twelve and fifteen composers this year depending on how many films are selected.  If you’d like to be considered to score a short modern silent film please contact us!  This is a paid commission that will result in a public performance.

News

NEWS
  • We Need Volunteers for Thirsty Ears

    Chicago’s only classical music street festival returns to Ravenswood on August 13 and 14 but we need your help!  We’re looking for volunteers to help us at the entrances, in… Read More »We Need Volunteers for Thirsty Ears

    Now Available On All Platforms!

    Our maiden release on ACM’s own Invisible Cities label is a wide release of 2014’s 1001 Afternoons in Chicago! Featuring the seminal work of Ben Hecht, with music by ACM… Read More »Now Available On All Platforms!

    We Need Volunteers for Thirsty Ears

    Relevant Tones: Cross Roads