New Music For New York Composer Competition Concert

New Music for New York

The MCE’s singular choral music competition, New Music for New York, returns in February, as we premiere the three winning compositions in a program capped off with beloved folksongs, well-known madrigals, and a new work by music director Thomas Cunningham.

The winners of the MCE 2014 Composer Competition are:

A Clear Midnight
by Louis Cruz

Evening Over My City
by Danny Gray

by Shavon Lloyd

Sat, Feb 28, 2015, 8pm
Mary Flagler Cary Hall
The DiMenna Center for Classical Music
450 West 37th Street,
between 9th and 10th Avenue



M0NT3V3RD1 Reconstructed: Songs of Love and War

Our season will conclude with M0NT3V3D1 Reconstructed, a musical exploration of Claudio Monteverdi’s “Madrigals of Love and War,” showcasing nine dynamic settings of passionate Italian poetry mixed with new works by composer Patrick Castillo and singer-songwriter Jaymay reflecting on Monteverdi’s masterwork. This performance will feature historical instrumental accompaniment creatively merged with modern electronic percussion.

Saturday, May 9, 2015, 8pm
Church of the Incarnation
209 Madison Avenue at 35th Street
New York City

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