GARRETT LIST has been involved with the first performances of major works by many American and European composers including: Luciano Berio, John Cage, Bruno Maderna, Ornette Coleman, Morton Feldman, Earl Brown, Carla Bley, Frederic Rzewski, Christian Wolff, Anthony Braxton, Jim Burton and others. He was an original member of The Ensemble, the performing group of Lincoln Center's "New and Newer Music" series and served as co-director with Dennis Russell Davies for the 1973-74 season. He was musical director of The Kitchen, a performance center for video, art and music in New York City in 1975-77.