UNCSA presents yMusic, "six contemporary classical polymaths who playfully overstep the boundaries of musical
genres” (The New Yorker), in a concert featuring a range of contemporary and genre-bending
Founded in New York City in 2008, yMusic believes in presenting excellent, emotionally
communicative music, regardless of style or idiom. Their virtuosic execution and unique
configuration (string trio, flute, clarinet and trumpet) has attracted the attention
of high-profile collaborators — from Paul Simon to Bill T. Jones to Ben Folds — and
has inspired original works by some of today’s foremost composers, including Nico
Muhly, Missy Mazzoli and Andrew Norman.