Music of Reality is a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a non-profit arts service organization. Contributions for the charitable purposes of Music of Reality must be made payable to Fractured Atlas only and are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Donations can be made one-time or as monthly-recurring.

All donations go directly towards operational expenses.


In only one year of programming, Music of Reality has:

  • Commissioned 11 composers for 11 world premieres
  • Collaborated with 4 university-affiliated researchers at New York University, Brandeis University, and Harvard University, and began collaborations with professors at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Tufts University, and University of Massachusetts for future programming
  • Worked with 8 different ensembles/performers
  • Recorded an album
  • Reached 100s of audience members

This is just the beginning.  Our 2017/18 season is already an expansion in scope from the first, with more events and collaborations to be announced.

Donate now to become a member and a part of our ever-growing community.  Members get personalized perks, such as discounts and social events with the founders and collaborating scientists/artists.

Music of Reality's mission is to:

  • Present high-quality events that combine science, research, art, and music in thoughtful and stimulating ways
  • Work with people who are on the cutting-edge of their field and who are passionate about communicating their work to a general audience
  • Present events that are accessible and non-prohibitive for everyone
  • Present programming that represents a wide and diverse swath of voices
  • Work with our community to explore new territory and their interests