Photo Credits: Hollis King                                                                        

The Firey String Company (FSCO) founded by cellist Nioka Workman in 2011, is committed to  ‘push the art of string playing into the next level’. FSCO creates nurturing environments for creative and improvising string players to perform, share, learn new skills, produce new work and network. We have a passion for empowering female artists and composers. Our season involves exciting family art showcases, dynamic composer features, LAB (actors, dance, film and programmers collaborate), a yearly Radiance Festival, Sessions; improvisors workshops and educational activities for underserved communities.