1. is a group of musicians...
  2. is a way of performing music...
  3. represents a return to an era...
  4. is a repertoire...
  5. distributes this repertoire...


A Way of Performing

Return to an Era


by Jim Cuomo

  • THE LAST DRUM for soprano, saxophone, and percussion
  • OZARK MIDNITES for solo and brass, reeds, and strings
  • MACHINA EX DEUS for brass and guitars

    ALEA NOVA began by performing music by others

    All the pieces are easy to perform.
    Each uses a different notational system.
    Performers need not be technically excellent
    on any instrument
    though if they are
    it won't
    hurt the