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Present~Continuous provides advanced performers with the opportunity of performing significant works of the new music repertoire, in addition to music of visiting composers and members of the UNCG community.

Present~Continuous performs at the UNCG New Music Festival, and other venues including tours to universities in South Carolina, Georgia and Tennessee.

The group’s repertoire has included works by George Crumb, Olivier Messiaen, Steve Reich, David Lang, Robert Paterson, Zhou Long, Julia Wolfe, Anna Clyne, and others.

The instrumentation of the ensemble varies according to the program, ranging from 4 to 18 performers.

“Present~Continuous New Music Ensemble Shines at UNCG”

“UNCG’s College of Visual and Performing Arts can be proud that it has students capable of producing world-class performances”

— Tom Moore, The Classical Voice of North Carolina, April 2012

For more information, contact Alejandro Rutty (