Join NMC

Become a Member

Come join the vibrant community of New Music Chicago!

Benefits include:

  • Performance opportunities (including the Ear Taxi Festival, NMC Presents, Impromptu Fest, etc.)
  • Listings and features in our e-newsletter and inclusion in our online calendar
  • Online profile on the NMC website
  • Opportunity to participate in workshops, social events, and member meetings

Membership is open to qualified performing ensembles or educational organizations, and interested individuals.

Annual fees for membership are as follows:

  • Individual Membership: $50. 
  • Organizational/Ensemble Membership: $100.
  • Student Membership: Free

In response to the need for Covid-19 relief we have adjusted all dues as follows:

  • 2020: 50%
  • 2021: 75%
  • 2022: 75%
  • 2023: 100%

To apply for membership, fill out the online membership form below. If you have any questions, please contact the Director of Membership, Marc Mellits, at