Musical Chairs Chamber Ensemble, LLC/ SEASON 12

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CURRENT SHOW

Saturday, May 7, 2016 [WATCH LIVE]
Guest Curator Tina Kenny

7:30pm Pre-concert chat with Tina Kenny
8:00pm Concert

Cecilia Sparacio, flute
Izabella Liss Cohen, violin
Lucy Corwin, violin/viola
Timothy Leonard, cello
Wen-Yi Lo, piano

Romance for Violin and Piano by Amy Beach
Trio in g minor, Op. 17 by Clara Schumann
Trois Pièces for Piano and Cello by Nadia Boulanger
Nocturne for Flute and Piano by Lili Boulanger
String Quartet in e minor 3 by Ethel Smyth
Pastorale Enfantine by Cecile Chaminade
Rondo for Strings by Maddalena Sirmen
Adoration by Florence Price
String Quartet by Germaine Tallieferre
Trio for flute, cello, and piano in e minor Op. 45 by Louise Farrenc
Slumber Scenes in 4 Movements * by Tina Kenny Jones

Staten Island Museum
Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Building A
1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island

Tickets $15, general; $12 Museum Members; $5 students (22 and under with ID)


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MCCE’s 2015-16 Concert Season and programs are made possible, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council; New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; additional support provided, in part, by NYC Councilmember Deborah Rose, Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art and the Staten Island Museum.



UP NEXT

Friday, June 3, 2016
Guest Curator Joseph d'Auguste
Featuring a commissioned premiere by the winner of MCCE's 2016 Composer Search


7:00pm Pre-concert chat with Joseph d'Auguste
7:30pm Concert
Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art
338 Lighthouse Avenue, Staten Island

Tickets $20, general; $17 Museum Members; $5 students (22 and under with ID)


Monday, June 6, 2016
The Roaring Chorus
Directed by Elizabeth McCullough


6:00pm
Richmondtown Library
200 Clarke Avenue, Staten Island
Free Admission


Saturday, June 11, 2016
From Classical to Jazz: Songs celebrating Nature, Love, Paris and the American Songbook
Guest Curator Elizabeth McCullough
with Guest Artist Elizabeth Cruz


7:30pm Pre-concert chat with Elizabeth McCullough
8:00pm Concert
Staten Island Museum
Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Building A
1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island

Tickets $15, general; $12 Museum Members; $5 students (22 and under with ID)



PREVIOUS SHOWS

NOV 22, 2014 Collaborations of MCCE and WaFou - STATEN ISLAND MUSEUM
JAN 31, 2015 MCCE - STATEN ISLAND MUSEUM
FEB 8, 2015 MCCE and WaFoo Collaboration - QUEENS LIBRARY
FEB 23, 2015 MCCE's Roaring Chorus - RICHMONDTOWN LIBRARY
MARCH 21, 2015 MCCE - STATEN ISLAND MUSEUM
APRIL 28, 2015 MCCE - SI ARTS CULTURE LOUNGE - STATEN ISLAND FERRY TERMINAL
MAY 2, 2015 MCCE - STATEN ISLAND MUSEUM - [WATCH]
JUNE 5, 2015 MCCE - JACQUES MARCHAIS MUSEUM OF TIBETAN ART - [WATCH]
SEPT 20, 2015 MCCE - New STATEN ISLAND MUSEUM Venue - [WATCH]
OCT 3, 2015 MCCE Open Air Festival 2015 - SNUG HARBOR CULTURAL CENTER
DEC 5, 2015 MCCE & WaFoo - Together Again - SNUG HARBOR CULTURAL CENTER [WATCH]
DEC 7, 2015 MCCE's Roaring Chorus - RICHMONDTOWN LIBRARY [WATCH]
APRIL 2, 2016 MCCE - Guest Curator Andrew Rosciszewski - STATEN ISLAND MUSEUM - SNUG HARBOR [WATCH]

COMPOSER SEARCH 2016
GUIDELINES

Musical Chairs Chamber Ensemble, Inc. is searching for composers, age 35 and below, to enter the 2016 Composer Search. The program’s focus is to highlight new compositions by an emerging, classically trained, post-collegiate professional composer. Applicants will receive a stipend towards the commissioning of a new work to be premiered by MCCE on Sunday, June 3, 2016 at the Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art, Staten Island, NY.

The selected composer must attend the dress rehearsal and performance in New York City and will need to submit a photocopy of a Passport or Driver’s License indicating proof of age and American citizenship or Permanent Resident status. Non-permanent residents may not apply.  

Competition Schedule:

  • Entries must be submitted to mccecomposersearch@gmail.com by 11:59 EST April 4, 2016 .
  • Selected Composer will be announced in early April 2016.

 


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