New Music on the Cutting Edge

“an essential source of adventurous new music”
—Alex Ross

Founded in 2000, The Argento Chamber Ensemble is a virtuoso ensemble dedicated to innovative musical performance and discovery of daring artistic paths. Championing cutting-edge contemporary composers, as well as framing classical repertoire in new contexts, Argento inspires musical inquiry through education, mentorship, technology, and dialogue.


Argento Performs in the Southern Exposure New Music Series


The Argento Chamber Ensemble will be featured in the “Southern Exposure New Music Series” at University of South Carolina Columbia on Friday, August 28 in a program including ABRAXAS by Jesse Jones, music by Claude Debussy and Tristan Murail, and the world premiere of Michel Galante's chamber arrangement of Mahler's heartwrenching Tenth Symphony.

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Steve Smith—
“positively delectable”