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"fresh inc is a captivating experience for a young performer or composer at the beginning stages of a career in the arts. It instills in each participant a love of making and writing music that is innovative and barrier breaking — and pushes us as musicians to embrace the new with open arms. Alongside 5HE, we’re redefining what it means to belong to the world of classical music. Watch out world!"
- Danielle, Class of 2013


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On the first Saturday of the festival, the instrumentalists had the morning off to practice or have lessons with faculty members.  The composers got together for a presentation from one of their colleagues and the first of two forums on composer resources. We ate lunch an hour early because after lunch we loaded up the cars and headed over to the Kenosha Public Library. We had an absolute blast hearing performances from our participants at the Kenosha Public Library. It was […]

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Day five of fresh inc started with a morning rehearsal, and Eric taking more headshots of our participants.

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Day four of fresh inc 2014 was a big rehearsal day for us. We had four separate groups of rehearsals, including some of our composers sitting in on rehearsals of their pieces.

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