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Revolutionizing the ways people engage through music, we envision a world connected, enriched and transformed by musical experiences.

Welcome to the World of the 21st-Century Musician

Imani Winds and Harlem Quartet: Apr. 7

Group Type Green Concert

Next Performance APR 7

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Sullivan Fortner, jazz piano: Apr. 12

Group Type Guest Artist Concert

Next Performance APR 12

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SilkRoad Global Musician Workshop at DePauw: June 25-July 1

Group Type Summer Adult Learner Program

Next Performance JUN 25

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21st-Century Musician

The 21st-Century Musician Initiative is a complete re-imagining of the skills, tools, and experiences necessary to create musicians of the future instead of the past. is an online, professional resource created expressly to help serious musicians thrive, not just survive, in today’s modern musical landscape. The site combines a magazine focused on people, organizations, projects and innovations with live events, and educational tools.

Explore the World of a 21st-Century Musician

Yo-Yo Ma, Honorary 21CM Advisory Board Chair, in a pop-up concert with DePauw Students at the Student Union

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March 16, 2018

Can you point to the very moment you got hooked on practicing – when you made the decision to embark on a journey to become a musician and all that goes with that. Embracing the “joy of the struggle.” Practicing.

Judd Greenstein is the quintessential 21st Century Musician. Balancing a career as both a composer and the co-director of New Amsterdam Records, among other artistic pursuits, he is a tireless advocate for new music and the development of young artists.

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