CMA is excited to announce that Giancarlo Esposito will deliver the Keynote address at our 2023 Conference: Connect | Transform | Inspire. Esposito, a celebrated film, television, and stage actor, director, and producer, is also a staunch advocate for arts and education.

The keynote will take place on Friday, January 6, at the Westin New York at Times Square and is only open to conference registrants.

CMA’s 2023 Conference will take place January 5-8 at the Westin New York at Times Square with virtual components taking place later in the spring. In addition to Esposito’s keynote address, this year’s conference will feature:

  • Workshops and sessions engaging with important issues in the field
  • New offsite showcase performances, highlighting CMA ensembles
  • A concert of recent CMA-commissioned works
  • A dynamic exhibit hall
  • Networking opportunities, professional development, and more!

Conference registration is now open for CMA members, non-members, students, and exhibitors. Register today to take advantage of discounted rates. Early registration ends November 17, 2022.

Information on ticketed events including the Saturday Night Soirée, our annual conference luncheon, and a reimagined awards ceremony honoring the 2023 recipients of CMA’s Richard J. Bogomolny National Service and Michael Jaffee Visionary Awards, will be available soon.

Discounted conference hotel rates at the Westin New York at Times Square are available through December 14, 2022.

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