"Magnetic North for new music lovers points to Bowling Green, Ohio."
                                                                                  —David Lang, 2012

The MidAmerican Center for Contemporary Music provides mission-critical support to the College of Musical Arts, serving as the hub for its distinctive specialty in contemporary music. MACCM promotes and coordinates new music creation, production, research, and innovation, enhancing the vitality of the College and community.

At the the heart of the Center’s activities are the annual Bowling Green New Music Festival and the Music at the Forefront concert series. In addition, the Center administers a grant program in support of contemporary music projects and research at the College of Musical Arts, and organizes "New Music from Bowling Green" concerts featuring faculty and student performers at acclaimed venues around the country, and helps produce Living American Composers: New Music from Bowling Green, a radio series, in collaboration with WGTE-FM in Toledo.

See our events page for current happenings, and peruse videos of select performances from MACCM events on our media page. 

Faculty and Students - remember to report your new music activities to the Center using this form

Updated: 01/19/2023 09:20AM