2019/20: Mothers & Daughters

Performing 20th and 21st century music that resonates with today and speaks to tomorrow for twelve seasons. E4TT has been awarded Second Place for Chamber Music Performance in 2018/19 for The American Prize was a Finalist in the 2018/19 Ernst Bacon Prize for the Performance of American Music. Our latest release, "The Hungarians: from Rozsa to Justus" (Centaur CRC 3660) won a Gold Medal in the Global Music Awards.

Congratulations to our first CALL FOR SCORES composers, whose works we performed on our just-concluded 56x54 series. Read the press release and see/read more about them.


Nanette McGuinness, soprano
Anne Lerner, cello
Dale Tsang, piano
David Garner, composer

Guest Artists

Ilana Blumberg, violin
Taylor Chan, piano
Alejandro Saiz San Emeterio, violin
Dawn Harms, violin
Chelsea Hollow, soprano
Julie Michael, viola
Laura Reynolds, English horn
Karen Rosenak, piano
Deborah Rosengaus, mezzo-soprano
Jonathan Smucker, tenor
Dalit Hadass Warshaw, piano/composer
Xin Zhao, piano


Stephanie Neumann, Marketing and Development
Brennan Stokes, Design and Publicity
Chelsea Holmes, Social Media

Performance Videographer

Mister WA Productions

Ensemble for These Times is honored to be a fiscally sponsored affiliate of the InterMusic SF, a non-profit organization dedicated to small-ensemble music in the San Francisco Bay Area.

We are grateful for our supporters and partners:




**"Dreams of Distant Lands" is made possible in part by a grant from the Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University and from The Ross McKee Foundation