Composers, Inc. proudly announces the creation of the “The Matthew Paul Finnigan Commissioning Program”, to be instituted in 2015.

Commissions will be awarded to composers 29 years or younger as of January 1 of the commissioning year and who are legal residents of California currently residing in California. *Resident aliens are also eligible.

A commission fee of $1500 will be awarded along with a premiere performance on the Composers, Inc. concert series.  Stay tuned for more information.

Matt 2010


Matthew Paul Finnigan
(May 12, 1984-September 22, 2010)










2015-2016: Brian Baumbusch (DMA, UC Santa Cruz), Three Elements for Friction Quartet premiered at !BAMM! 2016

2016-2017: Ursula Kwong-Brown (PhD, UC Berkeley), TBD for Amaranth Quartet premiered at !BAMM! 2017