PRISM Quartet


PRISM Quartet, Inc. and New Sounds Music, Inc. are nonprofit organizations of the PRISM Quartet, founded in 1984 to commission and disseminate contemporary music for saxophones through performance, residency/outreach, and recording programs.

To donate to PRISM or learn more about our funders, please visit the Support page.


Matthew Levy, Executive and Co-Artistic Director

Taimur Sullivan, Co-Artistic Director

Timothy McAllister, Co-Artistic Director

Zachary Shemon, Co-Artistic Director

Willa Rohrer, Director of Advancement

Nick DiBerardino, Media Relations and Booking Manager (on leave)

Matt Browne, Administrative/Project Coordinator

Jocelyn Abrahamzon, Production and Administrative Assistant

Elizabeth Kunert, Production and Marketing Assistant


Winston Collier, Chair
American International Group, Inc.
Chartis Global Services

Alyssa Timin, President
Managing Editor
Columbia University, Journal of Philosophy

Zachary Shemon, Acting Treasurer, Secretary and Co-Artistic Director
Assistant Professor of Saxophone
University of Missouri – Kansas City

Matthew Levy, Executive and Co-Artistic Director
Saxophone Instructor, Temple University and University of Penn (College House Program)
Former Director, Philadelphia Music Project
The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage

Taimur Sullivan, Co-Artistic Director
Associate Professor of Saxophone
Northwestern University Bienen School of Music

Timothy McAllister, Co-Artistic Director
Associate Professor of Saxophone
University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre and Dance

Craig A. Rogers

David Poll, MD
Cardiologist and Clinical Assistant Professor
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Lynn Faust
Former Executive Director
Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia

David Serkin Ludwig
Curtis Institute of Music
Gie and Lisa Liem Artistic Advisor to the President
Chair of Composition Studies; Director, Curtis 20/21 Ensemble; Artistic Director, Curtis Summerfest

Seth Brenzel
Executive Director, Walden School for Young Composers
Member, San Francisco Symphony Chorus