Musical Chairs Chamber Ensemble, LLC/ Composer Search 2016
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Saturday, June 11, 2016 [WATCH LIVE] From Classical to Jazz: Songs celebrating Nature, Love, Paris and the American Songbook Guest Curator Elizabeth McCullough with Guest Artist Elizabeth Cruz Elizabeth McCullough, soprano Elizabeth Cruz, mezzo-soprano Joseph Kubera, piano It Might As Well Be Spring- Rogers and Hammerstein Zing Went the Strings of My Heart- James Hanley I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm- Irving Berlin Orange Colored Sky- Milton DeLugg and Willie Stein Selections from Twelve Poems of Emily Dickinson/Aaron Copland Marry the Man Today- Frank Loesser Barcarolle- Jacques Offenbach Songs of Francis Poulenc and Fanny Mendelssohn Me and the Sunshine- Timothy Sutton Sweet Liberty- Paul Gordon Stars and Moon- Jason Robert Brown Sing-Marvin Hamlisch and Edward Kleban Tickets: $15 General, $12 Museum Members, $5 Students (22 and under with ID) Staten Island Museum 1000 Richmond Terrace, Building A Snug Harbor Cultural Center 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.
COMPOSER SEARCH 2016
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.