Important Updates Regarding Winter/Spring 2020 Season

Ars Nova Workshop is committed to ensuring the health and safety of our artists, audiences, employees, and greater community. Click here for details on cancellations and postponed activities.

October Revolution 2019: In Pictures

So many good times, so many people to welcome, so much great music!

The October Revolution returns!

The October Revolution of Jazz & Contemporary Music returns with the third annual installment, presented by Ars Nova Workshop, “Philadelphia’s most reliable and ambitious presenter of new jazz and improvised music” (The Wire).

Ars Nova and Nels Cline on NPR’s Jazz Night in America

As part of a continual effort to bring our extensive archives online, we'd like to encourage you to check out our YouTube channel.

First Annual Fundraiser: Celebrating Dave Burrell!

Thank you to everyone who contributed to and came out for Ars Nova's first annual fundraiser. We celebrated Dave Burrell in style!

Upcoming Events

October 28

Cell Melodies

Dr. Carlo Ventura and Dr. Baruch Krauss in conversation with Milford Graves

Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal