New Board of Directors Appointments

Tuesday, October 17, 2023

The New York Composers Circle is very pleased to announce the appointment of two new members to the...

First Salon of the Season

Monday, September 11, 2023

Please join us this coming Sunday, September 17th, at 2:00 PM, in McKay Studio, 7th Floor, 330 7th...

Winner of the 16th John Eaton Memorial Competition

Monday, July 31, 2023

Following a long and difficult deliberation during which adjudicators examined many highly qualified...

Davide Capobianco Performance in Italy

Saturday, July 29, 2023

Dear friends,I wanted to share some exciting news with you.Today, on August 29, I have the opportunity...

David Picton Performances in Taiwan

Monday, June 26, 2023

Hi folks, David Picton here!
I'm very excited to announce two upcoming performances of my Oboe Trio...

Interview with Timothy Miller in Art & Investments, Italy

Wednesday, June 7, 2023

Art & Investments mainly deals with art and photography, but also with Music, one of the best known...

Nataliya Medvedovskaya Performance at Bargemusic

Tuesday, March 28, 2023

Composer NATALIYA MEDVEDOVSKAYA has announced an upcoming piano solo concert to be held on March 31...

Simona Smirnova Kanklės in New York Book Release

Sunday, February 12, 2023

Congratulations to NYCC Composer member Simona Smirnova on the release of her book Kanklės in New York....

New York to Moscow Musical Bridges Concert Finalized

Monday, January 30, 2023

We are happy to announce that the New York to Moscow Musical Bridges Concert has been finalized by...

HOT NIGHTS! New Video from Composer David Picton

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Folks, check out this hot new dance video I created with my nephew Hunter Houde, featuring my original...

New Album Release by Colbalt Saxophone Quartet

Sunday, November 20, 2022

The New York metropolitan area-based Cobalt Quartet was born of a deep passion for exceptional music...


Thursday, November 17, 2022


This year the New York Composers Circle is celebrating...

Simona Smirnova Performance Announcement

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

Simona Smirnova: Bird LanguageSeason kick-off show at Rockwood Music Hall, stage 2October 29th (Saturday)...

Dana Richardson Performance Announcement

Tuesday, October 11, 2022

Dear friends,
Dana Richardson would like to invite you to the following event:DANA RICHARDSON: AN...

NYCC 2022-2023 Concert Season Announcement

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

New York, NY – New York Composers Circle has announced its 2022-23 season of concert dates, presented...

Announcing the Winner of the 15th John Eaton Memorial Competition

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

We were very fortunate to have many fine works to choose from this year, making the task of selecting...

Some exciting news about my father's music (Jacob Eli Goodman)

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Dear friends,Before my father passed away in October 2021, he was embarking on a recording deal with...

In Memoriam Raoul Pleskow (1930-2022)

Thursday, May 19, 2022

Written by David Mecionis
We are very sad to report that we have lost another of our composer members....

June 14 Concert Flyer

Thursday, May 19, 2022

A CONCERT OF NEW MUSICLittle Church Around the Corner, Church of the Transfiguration1 East 29th Street,...

May 18 Concert Flyer

Saturday, April 30, 2022

New York Composers Circle will present a Celebration of Contemporary Masters concert on Wednesday,...

Cobalt Sax Quartet Performance Announcement

Saturday, April 30, 2022

Hello NYCC members! 

I would like to invite you to a performance of the Cobalt Quartet.


April 21 Concert Flyer

Thursday, March 24, 2022

The April 21 concert will feature music by NYCC composers Catherine Neville, Paul Aljian, Simona Smirnova,...

Robert Cohen Performance Announcement

Monday, March 21, 2022

Dear NYCC members, Just wanted to let you know that "Alzheimer's Stories," my work for soloists, chorus...

Debra Kaye Performance Announcement

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Dear Friends & Colleagues,I'm writing with an update.The start time for 'The Art of the Art Song' this...

Jacob Goodman Memorial Service

Thursday, March 3, 2022

Dear Friends and Family,
As you know, our father, Jacob Eli Goodman, died on October 10th, 2021....

Jeffrey Niederhoffer Performance Announcement

Monday, February 28, 2022

24–26 March 2022 Tampa and St Petersburg, FloridaCAMPGround22The Contemporary Art Music Project’s inaugural...

New Board of Directors Members

Tuesday, February 1, 2022

The New York Composers Circle is very pleased to announce the addition of two new members to the Board...

Performance Announcements from Richard Brooks

Tuesday, February 1, 2022

I have a couple of news items to share with NYCC.

First, Cambria Music has just released a CD...

Simona Smirnova: "Bird Language" official album release show

Monday, January 31, 2022

April 14th (Thursday) 9pmRockwood Music Hall, stage 3185 Orchard St, New York, NY 10002New York Composers...

Pleskow and Mecionis Performance Announcement

Sunday, December 5, 2021

Raoul Pleskow and David Mecionis have announced that they will have pieces performed at a concert in...


Monday, November 8, 2021

NOVEMBER 12th 7pm
Red Room85 East 4th StreetNew York, NY 10003
"Bird Language'' is a mesmerizing...

In Memoriam Jacob E. Goodman

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

In Memoriam Jacob E. Goodman (1933-2021)
We are very sad to report that Jacob Eli Goodman, the founder...

Timothy Miller Opera Performance Announcement

Monday, October 11, 2021

I am thrilled and excited to announce that OperAvant has agreed to produce my newly completed opera,...

Jacob Goodman Performance Announcement

Monday, September 27, 2021

This comes from Naomi Goodman, Jacob Goodman’s daughter:Dear friends of my father - Jacob E. Goodman,Here...

Dana Richardson Concert Announcement

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

The Chamber Music of Dana Richardson No.3 



Friday, September 3, 2021

A new season opening show at Arts On Site with Simona Smirnova and her quartet! Simona's genre-bending...

Tania León Wins Pulitzer Prize For 'Stride'

Friday, June 18, 2021

The New York Composers Circle is extremely proud of the accomplishments of our long-time member and...

Eugene Marlow's JAZZ IN CHINA Documentary Now Streaming

Monday, May 24, 2021

Longtime NYCC composer member Eugene Marlow has completed a feature-length documentary called “Jazz...

Linda Marcel, Artistic Director of Nabla Festival

Thursday, May 20, 2021

The Nabla Virtual Festival is an international concert series that promotes contemporary performances...

Max Duykers Performance Announcement

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Tiffany Mills Company | Home Project (excerpts-in-process)Thursday, May 20 and Saturday, May 22 at...

Hubert Howe Premiere Performance

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

This Sunday, May 23, 1:30 PM, there will be a free concert in Manhattan featuring the premiere of Hubert...

David Picton Performance Announcement

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

David Picton's second woodwind quintet, A Pandemic Era for Change, has recently been premiered with...

Simona Smirnova Performance Announcement

Monday, April 26, 2021

An eclectic jazz singer returns to The Red Room with a selection of upbeat swing tunes, romantic ballads,...

Spread Spectrum Festival Returns

Saturday, April 17, 2021

Sunday, April 18, 20:00
Spread Spectrum Festival 
Electronic music of Russia and the USA

Summer Composition Intensive at St. Mary's College

Saturday, April 17, 2021

The summer composition intensive at St. Mary's College in South Bend, Indiana, would welcome additional...

New Director of Development Announced

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

We are proud to announce that NYCC composer member Linda A. Marcel has been appointed to the position...

New Member Simona Smirnova Performance Announcement

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

NYCC composer member Simona Smirnova will be performing live as a jazz duo with a pianist Gabriel Chakarji...

Jeff Niederhoffer Performance Announcement

Monday, March 8, 2021

Composer member Jeffrey Niederhoffer has recently learned that a streamed performance of his piece...

Jacob Goodman Performance Announcement

Saturday, February 13, 2021

NYCC founding composer-member Jacob Goodman has announced that his work Variations on a Theme of Beethoven...

Remembering Composer Bunny Beck

Thursday, January 21, 2021

It is always sad to have to report the death of anyone, but when you have to report that of a dear...

Richard Brooks on Classical Music Discoveries

Monday, January 4, 2021

Check out Richard Brooks’ Places in Time today on the Classical Music Discoveries podcast . . .  

Please help keep music LIVE!

Sunday, December 27, 2020

May your days be merry and bright!
'Twas the night after Christmas and all through the house 

IN THE LOOP: Robert Cohen Interviewed on Music Matters

Monday, December 21, 2020

Composer Robert Cohen will be interviewed by conductor Jason Tramm on an upcoming video podcast "Music...

IN THE LOOP: Tom Parente's Music Broadcast in Portugal

Monday, November 30, 2020

Dear NYCC’ers,
I am happy to announce that last Saturday night a Portuguese radio station devoted...

NYCC 2020-2021 Fund Raising & Giving Campaign

Monday, November 30, 2020

During these trying times, creating new music has been difficult, to say the least. With nearly every...

Duo Namaste to Perform Music by NYCC Members

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Our clarinet friends from Italy, DUO NAMASTE, which is Guido Arbonelli and Natalia Benedetti, will...

A Modern Day Version of Pictures At An Exhibition

Monday, September 28, 2020

Three New York Composers Circle composers are included in "A Modern Day Version of Pictures At An Exhibition,"...

2020 John Eaton Memorial Competition Winner Announced

Thursday, August 6, 2020

The New York Composers Circle is happy to announce that the winner of its 2020 John Eaton Memorial...

David Picton Performance Announcement

Friday, July 17, 2020

David Picton's woodwind quintet Music for the Birds will receive five new performances in New Brunswick,...

Spread Spectrum Russian Festival Info

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Several New York Composers Circle composers will take part in Russia's Spread Spectrum Music Festival,...

Pipedreams: The American Muse Featuring Richard Brooks

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

[Pipedreams: program #2026]A new show will be aired this week featuring organ music by great American...

Remembering Composer Joseph Pehrson

Monday, April 6, 2020

Dear members,
We have received the sad news that Joseph Pehrson passed away last Friday at Jacobi...


Tuesday, March 24, 2020

It is now abundantly clear that the coronavirus pandemic is in full sway in New York. In Keeping with...

March 24 Musical Bridges Concert Flyer

Thursday, February 27, 2020

14th Annual John Eaton Memorial Competition Announced

Friday, February 21, 2020

The New York Composers Circle proudly announces its 14th Annual John Eaton Memorial Competition, in...

Tania León talks about "Stride" and Project 19

Friday, February 14, 2020

New York Composers Circle Honorary Member and Peermusic Classical composer Tania León's "Stride" is...

Richard Brooks on Contemporary Music for Organ with Brian Schober, Organist

Monday, February 10, 2020

Join us on Sunday, February 23 for a concert of contemporary music for organ, with ACA composer-organist...

A Composer Puts Her Life in Music, Beyond Labels

Monday, February 10, 2020

By William Robin | The New York Times
[Published February 7, 2020 in the NYT]
She was supposed...

Chris Sahar Performance Announcement

Sunday, February 9, 2020

Chris Sahar writes:
"Three of my set of four violin duos will be performed by the violin duo Auerbach...

David Picton Performance Announcement

Monday, January 20, 2020

Hi Folks! I am proud to announce that my music will soon be performed in Canada, for: 

February 19 Concert Flyer

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Tickets are $20 for general admission, and students with ID are FREE. To purchase tickets, please click HERE. Tickets...

January 19 Salon Agenda

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

New York Composers Circle Salon 
Season's Sixth Salon 
Sunday, January 19, 2020, 2:00-5:00 PM

Raoul Pleskow's "Late Winter Music" to be Performed by Max Lifchitz

Sunday, January 5, 2020

Pianist, composer Max Lifchitz will perform Late Winter Music by NYCC Honorary Composer Member Raoul...

January 22 Concert Flyer

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Miller in China

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Well, it’s not quite like Nixon in China since I’m not actually going to be there. However, I do have...

December 15 Salon Agenda

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

New York Composers Circle Salon 
Season's Fifth Salon 
Sunday, December 15, 2019, 2:00-5:00 PM

Thomas Parente Performance Announcement

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Composer member Thomas Parente announces the following performance of his music in Argentina:

November 24 Salon Agenda

Monday, November 18, 2019

New York Composers Circle Salon
 Season's Fourth Salon 
Sunday, November 24, 2019, 2:00-5:00...


Friday, November 8, 2019

NYCC Composers Robert Cohen and David See will have works performed on the following:
In "Connections,"...

December 12th Concert Flyer

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

NYCC Jazz Performance Nov. 6

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

NYCC Composer-members Roger Blanc and Bunny Beck will have music performed on a jazz performance at...

Hubert Howe Gets 2nd Russian Performance

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

On November 3, 2019, Spread Spectrum Ensemble will perform a concert of electroacoustic music by American...

October 30th Concert Flyer

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Moscow Concert A Great Success

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

On September 27th a concert was given in Moscow, Russia featuring the music of eight New York Composers...

September Salon Agenda

Monday, September 16, 2019

New York Composers Circle Salon 
Season's Second Salon 
Sunday, September 22, 2019, 2:00-5:00...

Richard Brooks Performance Announcement

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Claudia Dumschat will perform Aaron’s Jubilee for organ solo by Richard Brooks this coming Tuesday,...

Monroe Golden Performance Announcement

Friday, September 6, 2019

Dear NYCC,
This Saturday at 7PM, pianist Edward Forstman is performing two of my compositions as...

Trio Namaste Plays Brooks and Mecionis in Italy

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

On Monday, December 10, 2018, Natalia Benedetti and Guido Arbonelli of Trio Namaste gave the world...

Cashour and Neville at The Muse's Voice

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

This fall, the Muse’s Voice series celebrates contemporary composers Tamara Cashour and Catherine Neville...

2019-2020 Concert Season Announced

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

The 2019-2020 Concert Season has been announced and posted on the Current Season page of our website,...


Tuesday, August 27, 2019

The New York Composers Circle is happy to announce that the winner of its 2019 John Eaton Memorial...

NYCC Salon Minutes of August 26

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

NYCC Salon Minutes
MacKay Studio, The National Opera America Center
330 Seventh Avenue, Seventh...

NYCC Goes to Russia

Sunday, August 18, 2019

Dear members,
We had many submissions for our proposed Russian exchange concert through our contact,...

Remembering Leo Kraft

Monday, August 12, 2019

Editor's note: 
As I officially add Leo Kraft to our Composers "In Memoriam” page today, I thought...

Special Salon Meeting Announced

Sunday, August 11, 2019

Dear members,
When I was in Taiwan last December, I happened to meet a very distinguished older...

Recent Music Copyright Cases

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Dear NYCC members,
I recently noticed in the Financial Times the following article discussing recent...

New CD Release from Max Dykers

Monday, July 15, 2019

Hey NYCC friends - 
Congrats to all on the recent accomplishments – nice to hear what you’ve been...

New Video Release from Linda Marcel

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Greetings fellow composers,
Bob's inspiring music and exceptional video has given me the courage...

New Video Production from Robert Cohen

Monday, July 8, 2019

Hi All,Thought you'd like this animated video of my choral work that was just released.  It's a cautionary...

June 30 Salon Details

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

New York Composers Circle Salon
Season's Tenth Salon
Sunday, June 30, 2019, 2:00-5:00 PM

Timothy Miller: Upcoming Performance

Thursday, June 20, 2019

I am thrilled to announce that the first movement of my "Concert for Orchestra" was selected to be...

Scott D. Miller: Upcoming Performance

Monday, June 17, 2019

Scott D. Miller’s "Paganini Monotype” will be presented at the 2019 NYC Electroacoustic Music Festival.The...

Four Composers Participate in Mostly Modern Festival

Friday, June 7, 2019

Four composer-members of the New York Composers Circle are participating in the second season of the...

Last Night's Concert

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Once again, the Composers Circle has put on an extremely varied and well performed concert. Last night’s...

May 21 Concert Flier

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

April 28 Salon Details

Monday, April 22, 2019

New York Composers Circle Salon 
Season's Eighth Salon 
Sunday, April 28, 2019, 2:00-5:00 PM

April 23 Concert Flier

Friday, April 12, 2019

Celebrating John Eaton's Legacy at Symphony Space Thalia

Friday, March 29, 2019

The John Eaton Foundation presents a very special concert to honor the beloved late composer on what...

March 31 Salon Details

Monday, March 25, 2019

New York Composers Circle Salon 
Season's Seventh Salon
Sunday, March 31, 2019, 2:00-5:00 PM

Last Night's Concert . . .

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Last night's concert was a wonderful demonstration of the diversity and quality of our members' music...

Passing of Founder's Wife, Josy Goodman

Sunday, March 10, 2019

Dear members,
We have just received the work that Jacob's Goodman's wife, Josy, has passed away....

March 19 Concert Flier

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

NYCC JAZZ at Zinc Bar

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

The New York Composers Circle announces a Jazz Performance by the NYCC Jazz Quintet (Michael Laderman-flute,...

Robert Cohen: Upcoming Performances

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

The following was relayed by composer-member Robert Cohen:
I. My Alzheimer's Stories for soloists,...

February 24 Salon Details

Monday, February 18, 2019

New York Composers Circle Salon 
Season's Sixth Salon
Sunday, February 24, 2019, 2:00-5:00 PM

Friends of NYCC: The Cobalt Quartet

Thursday, February 7, 2019

The American Prize SEMI-FINALISTS: Composers

Thursday, January 24, 2019

The American Prize is pleased to announce a grand list of 2018-19 SEMI-FINALIST composers in both professional...

January 27 Salon Details

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

New York Composers Circle Salon 
Season's Fifth Salon
Sunday, January 27, 2019, 2:00-5:00 PM

February 12 Concert Flier

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Friends of NYCC Concert Announcement

Monday, January 7, 2019

Dear NYCC'ers,
I'm forwarding this concert announcement from pianist, Nancy Garniez, who was an...

January 15 Concert Flier

Monday, January 7, 2019

From the Executive Director

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Dear New-Music Lover,
The New York Composers Circle is a 501(c)(3) organization of composers and...

In Memoriam: Frank Retzel

Friday, December 21, 2018

Dear friends,
I am sorry to have to report that Frank Retzel, fine composer and long-standing member...

Dec 2018 Salon Details

Monday, December 10, 2018

New York Composers Circle Salon 
Season's Fourth Salon 
Sunday, December 16, 2018, 2:00-5:00...

Scott D Miller: Upcoming Music/Video Installation

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

riverthatflowsbothways, a collaborative installation by artist Ellen Kozak and composer Scott D. Miller,...

2019-2020 Concert Season Call For Scores

Monday, November 26, 2018

Call for Works for the 2019-2020 Concert Season 

The deadline for submitting works to the NYCC...

December 10 Concert Flier

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Happy Thanksgiving!!

Thursday, November 22, 2018

New Music USA Articles by Debra Kaye

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Dear Friends,
Hope you are well and thriving and looking forward to Thanksgiving and perhaps a little...

November 18 Salon Details

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

New York Composers Circle Salon
 Season's Third Salon 
Sunday, November 18, 2018, 2:00-5:00 PM

Call for Scores for Third Salon

Monday, November 5, 2018

To all New York Composers Circle Composer Members...

November 13 Concert Flyer

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Guido Arbonelli: Upcoming Performance Update

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Guido Arbonelli and the Trio Namaste, who will be performing in New York on December 10th at Marc A....

NYCC Season's Second Salon

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

New York Composers Circle Salon Season's Second Salon Sunday, October  21, 2018, 2:00-5:00 PM

Martin Halpern: Upcoming Performances

Monday, October 15, 2018

The Death of Oedipus, a chamber opera by Martin Halpern, will be given a fully staged production at...

Kevin McCarter: Upcoming Performance

Monday, October 15, 2018

Kevin McCarter's Pastorale is one of the pieces on a program of recent works that theAmerican Modern...

Dana Richardson: Upcoming Performance

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Please consider attending my concert of works for harp quintet, solo alto sax, solo cello, solo piano...

Birmingham Art Music Alliance

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Dear members,
As you know, this season we had a chance to try something new and swap performances...

From Our Sister Organization NYWC

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Composer-member, Debra Kaye informs us of an event of the New York Women Composers (NYWC) group:

New Member Linda Marcel: Upcoming Performances

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

New Member Linda Marcel: Upcoming PerformancesNew composer-member, Linda Marcel’s music will be featured...

David Mecionis: Upcoming Performances

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Composer-member, David Mecionis provides the following information regarding upcoming performances...

2018-2019 Season's First Salon Agenda

Sunday, September 16, 2018

New York Composers Circle Salon
Season's First Salon
Sunday, September  23, 2018, 2:00-5:00 PM

Timothy Miller: Upcoming Performances

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Dear NYCC-ers,
I’m happy to announce that my piece A Christmas Celebration, originally written for...

2018-2019 Salon Dates Announced

Thursday, August 30, 2018

All monthly salons take place at the National Opera Center, 330 7th Ave, New York, NY 10001 and are...

NYCC 2018-2019 Concert Season Announced

Thursday, August 30, 2018

November 13, 2018 @ 7:30pm
Marc A Scorca Hall at the National Opera America Center
330 7th Ave,...

NYCC Presents C4 Choral Concert

Saturday, March 3, 2018

Here is the flier for the NYCC's choral concert, performed by C4 on May 15 at 7:30.
The location...

February 27 Concert Flier

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Here's the flier with all the details for the February 27, 2018 concert. Please feel free to share!

January 25 Cello Concert Flier

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Here is a flier with all the details for the January 25 cello concert, performed by Craig Hultgren.

2017-2018 Calendar Corrections

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Corrections to the 2017-2018 were added on January 7, 2018. Click through to note the changes!

NYCC Jazz Concert at Zinc Bar March 22

Thursday, March 16, 2017

New York Composers Circle Jazz returns to the Zinc Bar this Wednesday, March 22 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM....

March 14 Concert Canceled

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Due to inclement weather, unfortunately this concert has been canceled!

Scott D. Miller's "Game with Sharp Knives" | Dary John Mizelle's "Transforms"

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Scott D. Miller writes in:
I want to let you know that my composition for octet, Game with Sharp...

NYCC February 21 Concert Flyer

Thursday, February 2, 2017

December 6 Concert Rescheduled

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Our first concert of the season was originally scheduled for December 6, 2016. Due to circumstances...

Dana Dimitri Richardson's Carnegie Concert

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Sunday, September 25, at 2pm. See the flier for all the details.

Nataliya Medvedovskaya's String Quartet No. 2

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Nataliya Medvedovskaya's String Quartet #2, dedicated to victims of the Holocaust, will be performed...

John Eaton Memorial Concert

Friday, March 25, 2016

The New York Composers Circle received word from John Eaton's family that there will be a memorial...

Martin Halpern's Opera "The Sacrificer" February 25-27

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

“The Sacrificer,” a chamber opera by Martin Halpern, will be given a full production in the black box...

Robert Cohen's "Alzheimer's Stories" on December 6

Monday, November 9, 2015

On December 6, 2015 at 3:00 The Montclair State University Chorus will be performing Alzheimer's Stories as...

NYCC Composers at Composers Concodrance

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Composers Concordance is presenting a concert on October 15th, 8 PM, called Pitches at and Exhibition.The...

Scott Miller Premiere in France

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Premiere by Scott D. Miller at VCCA France
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts France presents:

Dana Richardson: Upcoming Performances

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Dana Richardson has two upcoming performances. He writes:
I'd like to alert you to a performance...

John Eaton 80th Birthday Concert

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

On October 23 at 8:30 PM (yes, 8:30) the New York Composers Circle will be celebrating John Eaton's...

Scott D. Miller at Electroacoustic Music Festival

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Scott Miller writes in:
"Hi all, I want to let you know that Mouth That Tears The Land, my electronic...

Richard Russell's Musical in New Jersey

Friday, May 29, 2015

A children's musical with music by Richard D. Russell is having four performances in Rockaway, NJ on...

Hubert Howe Elected to Second Term as Executive Director

Monday, May 18, 2015

In an email to the New York Composers Circle members, John de Clef Piñeiro, Chairman of the Board of...

NYCC Composers Performed in Japan

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

NYCC members Peri Mauer, Dana Richardson, David Wolfson, and Jacob Goodman had performances of their...

Dary John Mizelle to Produce Orchestra of Our Time Concert

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Dary John Mizelle will be producing a concert for Orchestra of Our Time on May 8. See the attached...

NYCC Jazz Concert April 8

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

On Wednesday April 8 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM, the famous Zinc Bar (2 West 3rd Street between Thompson...

Outreach Concert: Eugene Marlow's Heritage Ensemble at Lighthouse Guild

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Gene Marlow's Heritage Ensemble performed an outreach concert at the Filomen M. D’Agostino Greenberg...

Dana Richardson: Upcoming Events

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Two items of interest from Dana Richardson. First, his new CD has received a positive notice here:

Sneak Peek at December 2 Concert Program

Saturday, November 22, 2014

The program for the next New York Composers Circle is now available for preview. This concert will...

Remembering Steve Leibholz

Saturday, November 22, 2014

This week the New York Composers Circle learned of the sad news of the passing of its Board of Directors...

Dana Richardson's "Memoire"

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Dana Richardson writes in:
Just to let you know that my one-minute work Memoirefor soprano and flute...

November Salon Details

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Sunday, November 23, 2014, 2:00 - 5:00 PMEugene McBride's apartmentThe Manhattan Plaza484 West 43rd...

Composition Opportunities

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Several opportunities for composers have hit the wires recently.
First up, Max Giteck Duykers forwards...

December 2 Concert a Memorial for Leo Kraft

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Here is the flier announcing the details of the New York Composers Circle concert of December 2, 2014. 

Debra Kaye CD Release

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Debra Kaye will celebrate the release of her new CD, And So It Begins(Ravello Records) with a concert...

NYCC October 24 Concert Presser

Monday, October 13, 2014

Note the start time for this first concert of the 2014-2015 season is 7:30pm.
Here is the press...

Patricia Leonard Set Letters of John and Abigail Adams to Music - Boston Globe

Friday, October 3, 2014

"The origin story of Patricia Leonard’s new piece sounds so much like fate that you’d think it had...

Jacob Goodman's "A Gift From Edo" to be Premiered

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Jacob Goodman's "A Gift from Edo" will premiere at next week's "Tokyo to New York" concert. This concert...

Join Us for This Season's First Salon

Saturday, September 27, 2014

The NYCC's 2014-2015 season kicks off this weekend with our first Sunday Salon of the year. All are...

Eve Queler, MEF Perform Free Concert at Alice Tully Hall

Monday, September 8, 2014

Gene McBride thought the following concert would be of interest to the NYCC community, and he forwards...

Richard Brooks Performs in Texas and New York

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Richard Brooks's L'apres-midi d'un Schoenbergis a vocal chamber work for 4 singers, flute, clarinet,...

Dary John Mizelle's "Piano Fantasy II: Boogie Woogie" in Finland

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Dary John Mizelle writes in:
I am happy to report that my Piano Fantasy II - Boogie Woogieis scheduled...

Cesar Vuksic Memorial Service

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

There will be a memorial service for Cesar Vuksic on July 13th, 4 PM, at the Brooklyn Conservatory,...

New York Times: "NYCC . . . rich . . . valuable group"

Saturday, June 21, 2014

On June 6, 2014, the New York Times included the June 7 Thalia concert in its weekend listing of top...

Eugene McBride's "Intermezzo IV" on David Holzman Program

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Gene Mc Bride's Intermezzo IV, written for pianist David Holzman, will be performed this weekend in...

June 7 Concert Dedicated to Cesar Vuksic

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Here is a timely reminder that our final concert of the 2013-2014 season is this Saturday, June 7 at...

Debra Kaye Work Performed in Beacon, NY

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Debra Kaye's While We Were Sleeping (2012) is to be performed by pianist Craig Ketter in Beacon, NY,...

Gayther Myers Interview

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Tune in to listen to NYCC member Gayther Myers interviewed on Virginia Reed's "A Woman's Perspective"...

Brooks & Richardson Featured in LICA Concert

Sunday, June 1, 2014

The Long Island Composers Alliance (LICA) presents a concert of wind and percussion music composed...

NYCC Jazz Concert Update: FREE!

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Sometimes the composers of the NYCC stretch out a bit and write non-classical music, and on May 14...

Sneak Peek at June 7 Concert Program

Monday, May 5, 2014

The program for the next New York Composers Circle is now available for preview. This concert will...

Sneak Peek at April 22 Concert Program

Sunday, March 30, 2014

The program for the upcoming April 22 concert at Saint Peter's Church at Citigroup Center is available...

Review of March Concert: ". . . fresh compositions . . . bold performances . . ."

Saturday, March 15, 2014

The Glass Blog has written a wonderful review of the most recent NYCC concert.
You may recall this...

Review of February Concert in SoundWordSight

Monday, March 10, 2014

A review roundup posted at the arts blog SoundWordSight includes very positive comments about the NYCC's...

April 22 Concert Flyer

Monday, March 10, 2014

Here is the flier for the next New York Composers Circle concert, which will be centered largely around...

March Concerts to Feature Debra Kaye

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Debra Kaye's will be featured in March 2014 events.
First, her piano trio, "Finding Accord," will...

Pitches at an Exhibition II - Ides of March

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Pitches at an Exhibition II – The Ides of March is a concert being presented by Composers Concordance....

Nailah Nombeko's "Preludes" for Piano at Roerich

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Nailah Nombeko's piano work, "Preludes" will premiere March 8 in a concert billed "Visiting the Ancestors."...

January Concert Rescheduled to March 6

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

The New York Composers Circle's first concert of the year was snowed out back on January 21. We are...

Eighth Annual Composition Competition

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Eighth Annual New York Composers Circle Competition  
(deadline April 15, 2014)
The New York...

NYCC Concert: "A Panopoly of Potpourri"

Sunday, January 26, 2014

New Music for Woodwinds, Piano, Brass,...

Outreach Concert an ". . . incredsible presentation!"

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

On December 17, 2013, Cesar Vuksic, a composer member of the NYCC and a concert pianist, performed...

Dana Richardson Celebrates Winter Solstice

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Iktus Percussion will perform a new Dana Richardson piece for alto sax, marimba and rock drums. The...

Debra Kaye Featured in Composer's Concordance Festival

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Debra Kaye's piece, Three, is composed for a trio of pianos. She writes, "In thinking about this combination...

Dana Richardson Highlighted in New York Newsday

Monday, October 21, 2013

Dana Richardson flute solo, "Ecstasy of the Stars" was featured in a recent concert at Long Island's...

Ursula Mamlok at 90

Monday, October 21, 2013

Gene Mc Bride writes that Ursula Mamlok "is an icon and truly much-beloved." He recommends these two...

Lederman-Picton Duo Performs Intimate Jazz Concert

Friday, October 11, 2013

Fresh from the success of their 6th and B Garden concerts, the Laderman-Picton duo is pleased to announce...

New NYCC Concert November 10 at Queens College

Thursday, October 10, 2013

The New York Composers Circle is delighted to announce an additional, just-scheduled concert for the...

Hubert Howe and Friends to Perform November 1

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Hubert Howe is presenting a concert on Friday, November 1 at Queens College at 8pm. The concert will...

Dana Richardson's "Sonata for Ellen" for Flute

Sunday, October 6, 2013

On Thursday, October 10 at 7:30pm at the CUNY Grad Center (365 Fifth Ave, corner of 34 th St.) in the...

Dana Richardson's "Ballade" at ACE

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

As part of the Annual Gala Music Party for the American Chamber Ensemble, Dana Richardson's "Ballade"...

NYCC 2013-2014 Concert Season is Posted

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

The 2013-2014 Season Calendar has been posted on the NYCC Calendar page.
Lots of dates to hold!...

Roichard Brooks' "Sweet Betsy" in Boston

Thursday, August 29, 2013

On August 16, 2013, Richard Brooks's Sweet Betsy; A Fantasy on an American Folk Songwas performed by...

David Picton and Michael Laderman in Jazz Concert

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Michael Laderman, flute, will be playing a free concert of two sets of jazz standards and originals...

Max Giteck Duykers: Upcoming Performances

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Max Giteck Duykers writes in with some composition updates.
 On August 20, at the Main Auditorium,...

Premiere of Debra Kaye's "Sky is Falling"

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

The premiere performance of Sky is Falling, music by Debra Kaye, text by Roger AplonDebra Kaye will...

Cesar Vuksic Work Featured on New CD

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Cesar Vuksic's Composition Cinco Movimientos for Oboe and Viola has been included in a recording. The...

Jacob Goodman Shares "Ageism in Composition"

Monday, June 17, 2013

New York Composers Circle founder, Jacob E. Goodman, wishes to share this article on ageism in composer...

Brian Fennelly Honored

Friday, June 14, 2013

Brian Fennelly writes in with some unusual news.
"On May 31st at my undergrad alma mater, Union...

Cesar Vuksic Featured in Faure's Requiem

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Cesar Vuksic will be the organist in two upcoming performances of Faure's Requiem. The performances...

Concert Reminder: Tonight!

Saturday, June 8, 2013

Join the New York Composers Circle for the final concert of its 2012-2013 season.
Saturday, June...

Sunday Salon Moved to June 30

Monday, May 27, 2013

Due to some scheduling matters, the next NYCC Sunday Salon will be moved to a week later, so update...

NYCC Composition Competition Announces Winner: Eric Segerstrom

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

The New York Composers Circle's competition committee met Saturday and selected Eric Segerstrom's "Two...

NYCC "Hear the Winds Blow" Concert

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Details of this Sunday's (April 14) concert:

2013 New York Electroacoustic Festival

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

NYCC Executive Director, Hubert Howe writes:
Dear Colleagues,
It is my pleasure to invite you...

Miolina to Perform Debra Kaye Work April 7

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

A concert of new music will be presented at Spectrum 121 this Sunday evening.
Address:121 Ludlow...

NYCC Presents Outreach Concert at JASA

Monday, March 25, 2013

On Fri­day March 22, 2013, the New York Com­posers Cir­cle pre­sented an “Encores” Out­reach Pro­gram...

Nina Siniakova Premieres "From the Four Winds"

Friday, March 22, 2013

Nina Siniakova's "From the Four Winds" will be premiered by Melodia (

Margaret O'Connell's Plans for Europe

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Margaret O'Connell writes in:
Dear Friends and Colleagues, 
Happy almost-spring!  My name is...

Eugene Marlow's Heritage Ensemble to Perform March 20

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Two chances to hear Eugene Marlow's Heritage Ensemble on Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Midtown Jazz...

David Wolfson Announces New CD "Seven Windows" for Solo Pinao

Friday, March 15, 2013

David Wolfson would like to announce his new CD, just released by Albany Records. It is called Seventeen...

Many NYCC Composers Involved with Periapsis Music & Dance

Friday, March 15, 2013

Jonathan Howard Katz is a co-artistic director of a new music and dance group, Periapsis. You will...

Two Chamber Operas by Martin Halpern

Monday, February 25, 2013

Two chamber operas by Martin Halpern, The Dwarf Treesand The Well of Immortality, will be presented...

NYCC Celebration in Memory of Dinu Ghezzo April 7

Monday, February 25, 2013

Dinu Ghezzo was one of the New York Composers Circle's Honorary Members. He passed away in late 2011....

Hubert Howe & Friends in Concert March 15

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Hubert Howe and Friends – A concert of (mostly) premieres
The concert Will take place on Friday,...

Sneak Peek at February 19 Concert Program

Saturday, February 16, 2013

To the New York Composers Circle community: here is the Tuesday, February 19 program. The concert starts...

John Eaton: Musical Retrospective

Monday, February 11, 2013

John Eaton's career will be surveyed in a musical retrospective on February 25. John writes in:

New York Composers Circle Announces New Director

Monday, February 4, 2013

The New York Composers Circle has elected Hubert Howe, Jr. as its next Managing Director.  Dr. Howe...

NYCC "String Theory" Concert

Thursday, January 31, 2013


Brooklyn Conservatory Chorale's Contemporary Music Concert

Thursday, January 31, 2013

The Brooklyn Conservatory Chorale, under the direction of Nelly Vuksic, will present a concert of contemporary...

Seventh Annual Composition Competition

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

The New York Composers Circle is pleased to announce its seventh annual composition competition, open...

News from Debra Kaye

Sunday, January 20, 2013

Debra Kaye has several upcoming concerts, as well as a CD release.
Now in the works, an upcoming...

New Location for January 27 Salon

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Dear NYCC Members and Guests,
Please note that the Jan 27 Salon will take place at the apartment...

Dana Dimitri Richardson's "Song Without Words"

Sunday, January 13, 2013

Dana Dimitri Richardson's "Song Without Words" for violin and piano will be performed on Sunday Jan...

Eugene Marlow's Heritage Trio to Perform January 10

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Eugene Marlow brings his Heritage Ensemble (trio: piano, saxophone and bass) to Caffe Vivaldi with...

Cesar Vuksic Presenting Tonight December 11

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Cesar Vuksic will be presenting a concert on December 11th at 8pm. He will be performing all of Debussy's...

Nataliya Medvedovskaya Solo Piano Recitl Features NYCC Composers

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Nataliya Medvedovskaya will performa a concert billed as "STELLAR COMPOSITIONS OF SEVEN LIVING COMPOSERS"...

Tamara Cahour Published in IAWM Journal

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Tamara Cashour announces that the International Association of Women in Music has published her book...

Sunday Salon, November 18

Friday, November 16, 2012

Here is the agenda for this weekend's meeting.
New York Composers CircleSeason's Third SalonSunday,...

Max Giteck Duykers: Upcoming Performances

Saturday, November 3, 2012

Max Giteck Duykers would like to share some of his upcoming events:
11/7/12 (1pm and 8pm) & 11/8/12...

"A Night to Remember" NYCC at Bargemusic September 20

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Calling it "a night to remember," the online magazine SoundWordSight gave a rave review to the September...

Sunday Salon, October 28

Saturday, October 27, 2012

A reminder that our October salon is being held October 28. Here are the details:
Sunday, October...

American Composers Forum

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

This networking opportunity will be of interest to New York area composers.

ACF President John...

For Tonight's Debate, the Winner is NEW MUSIC!

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Yes, there's a presidential debate tonight, October 16, but you can always set your DVR, right? Those...

REMINDER: NYCC at Bargemusic September 20

Friday, September 14, 2012

A reminder of the NYCC's concert at Bargemusic, September 20 at 8pm.
Bargemusic Here and Now SeriesProgram:

John Eaton: Upcoming Performances

Thursday, September 13, 2012

John Eaton writes in to advise of two upcoming performances of his compositions.
1) Sept. 22nd 8PM...

Max Giteck Duykers: Upcoming Performances

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Max Duykers has several performances coming up this fall. You can learn more about him at his website:...

Nailah Nombeko in "Rivers of Life" Concert

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Nailah Nombeko will have a song cycle featured in this upcoming concert:
Sunday, September 9 at...

Eugene Marlow's Heritage Ensemble to Perform September 7

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Eugene Marlow's Heritage Ensemble is an imaginative and tight quintet that churns out its unique brand...

Brian Fennelly NEW CD Release

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Brian Fennelly writes: "I'm happy to share with you the release of my latest CD on Albany Records:...

NYCC at Bargemusic September 20

Monday, August 20, 2012

The Bargemusic HERE AND NOW New Music series presents the New York Composers Circle in collaboration...

NYCC Announces 2012-2013 Concert Season

Sunday, August 19, 2012

New York Composers Circle announces its 2012-13 Concert Season, with four thematic concerts all performed...

Cesar Vuksic with Brooklyn Conservatory Chorale

Sunday, June 10, 2012

Cesar Vuksic will be performing some piano solo music as well as accompanying the Brooklyn Conservatory...

Sneak Peek of June 2 Concert Program

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Here is a sneak peek at the June 2 program at Symphony Space Thalia -- note the early start time of...

Children's Choral Works of Debra Kaye

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

This Saturday May 12th, from 1-2pm, the Celebration Youth Chorus will perform some choral works composed...

Jonathan Katz at the DiMenna Center April 25

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Jonathan Katz writes in:
I'd like to invite you to my concert at the DiMenna Center (450 W. 37th...

Brian Fennelly with Orchestra League of Composers May 7

Monday, April 23, 2012

Brian Fennelly writes: "Here's the announcement of the May 7th NYC concert with the Orchestra of the...

Duo Parnas to Premiere Paul Moravec Piece April 28

Sunday, April 15, 2012

Fordham’s Voices Up! concerts are held in collaboration with the University’s Poets Out Loud reading...

Hubert Howe & Friends at Queens College

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Hubert Howe and Friends –  a concert of (mostly) premieres – will take place on Tuesday, May 1, 2012...

March 25 Salon

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

New York Composers CircleSeason's Seventh SalonSunday, March 25, 2012, 2:00 - 5:00 PMEugene McBride's...

Sixth Annual Composition Competition

Saturday, March 10, 2012

The New York Composers Circle is pleased to announce its sixth annual composition competition, open...

Debra Kaye's "Incidental Duckings" on March 18

Friday, March 9, 2012

Debra Kaye's Incidental Ducklingswill appear along with LIVE music, poetry, and dance in a concert...

Celebrating Leo Kraft's 90th Birthday

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Longtime friend and mentor to the NYCC, Leo Kraft, will have his 90th birthday marked a bit ahead of...

Of Interest: "The Challenges of Modernist Music" Lecture

Monday, March 5, 2012

Even though this does not directly involve any NYCC members, this event ought to be of interest to...

Eugene Marlow's Heritage Ensemble This Friday

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

2nd Encore Performance:Friday, February 24, 2012 » 7:00 p.m. » (One set only)“We’ve Got Rhythms”Special...

Tamara Cashour in La Traviata

Monday, February 20, 2012

Tamara Cashour, NYCC Composer member and an avid performer as singer, instrumentalist and conductor,...

February 26 Solon Details

Sunday, February 19, 2012

New York Composers CircleSeason's Sixth SalonSunday, February 26, 2012, 2:00 - 5:00 PM
Eugene McBride's...

Richard Russell's "Three Partings" at Mannes

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Richard D. Russell's song cycle, "Three Partings," on texts of Lord Byron, will be performed at Mannes...

Revised February 5 Concert

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

The NYCC concert last Sunday saw terrific compositions and superlative performances. As always, there...

Romanian Cultural Institute Mentions NYCC Concert

Sunday, February 5, 2012

The Romanian Cultural Institute of New York has highlighted the Feb. 5, 2012 concert of the New York...

Sofia Dimitrova in Lady MacBeth

Thursday, February 2, 2012

On February 11, Sofia Dimitrova will sing the lead role in Opera Manhattan's production of Thomas Pasatieri'...

Debra Kaye on MNN January 31

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Debra Kaye and her music will be featured on Manhattan Neighborhood Network tonight, January 31 at...

Richard Russell's Twp Rilke Songs in Upcoming Concert

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Richard D. Russell's Two Rilke Songswill be performed twice in the next few weeks by "Aria Plus Two,"...

Baritone Ricardo Rivera at the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions

Sunday, January 22, 2012

Baritone Ricardo Rivera won 1st Place in the Eastern Region of the Metropolitan Opera National Council...

Sneak Peek at February 5 Concert

Saturday, January 14, 2012

Courtesy of Jacob E. Goodman, here is the program for the Feb. 5, 2012 concert to be held at St. Mark's...

Tamara Cashour's Theater-Opera: Bloody Fire, Unchaste Desire

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Tamara Cashour' new opera company will co-present, along with Lovestreet Theatre: BLOODY FIRE, UNCHASTE...

Baritone Ricardo Rivera at Avery Fischer Hall

Friday, January 6, 2012

Performer member Ricardo Rivera invites us to his upcoming performance with the Opera Orchestra of...

Nataliya Medvedovskaya Performing at Bargemusic

Saturday, December 17, 2011

Nataliya Medvedovskaya will be joined by violinist Mark Peskanov in a solo recital presented as part...

Robert Cohen's "An Ant's World"

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

The NYU Marimba Ensemble led by international marimba virtuoso Simon Boyar will be performing Robert...

Eugene Marlow's Heritage Ensemble to Perform December 15

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Eugene Marlow writes:
"Please be our guest at the upcoming performance of The Heritage Ensemble...

New Chamber Opera by Martin Halpern

Saturday, November 26, 2011

New Chamber Opera by Martin Halpern
The world premiere of “Mrs. Middleman’s Descent,” a chamber...

Alice M. Ditson Fund for New Music of Columbia University awards the NYCC

Monday, November 7, 2011

The New York Composers Circle is pleased to receive a generous grant from the Alice M. Ditson Fund...

Eugene Marlow's "Celebrations" Now Available at Barnes & Noble

Sunday, November 6, 2011

In September MEII Enterprises (Eugene Marlow’s indie label) reached an agreement to distribute The...

Outreach Concert " . . . a very positive and worthwhile experience."

Sunday, October 30, 2011

On October 25, 2011, the NYCC offered an outreach concert at Stuyvesant High School.
Any time that...

Roger Blanc Duo to Perform November 1

Friday, October 28, 2011

Roger Blanc's duo, Saint Vitus Was Here, for clarinet and cello will be performed during the first...

Sofia Dimitrova to Feature in the Next Outreach Program

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Sofia Dimitrova will again perform as part of the New York Composers Circle's Outreach Program. The...

Robert Cohen Takes Top Composition Prize

Friday, September 30, 2011

NYCC composer member Robert S. Cohen is a winner of the New England String Quartet's International...

David Picton's Latest Latin Jazz Composition

Thursday, September 29, 2011

David Picton writes:
One of my latest latin/jazz compositions,"Bicycle Ride" (afro/cuban style)...

Tamara Cashour in Shostakovich Cello Concerto

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Tamara Casour is stepping in for an ailing pianist to perform the Shostakovich Cello Concerto (piano...

Richard Russell to be part of "Counterpoints"

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Fordham University, in conjunction with the jounral, 19th Century Music, will present a two-day conference...

Guitarist Oren Fader in Several October Concerts

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Here are some great shows Oren Fader is playing in the next few days/weeks, including a FREE concert...


Thursday, May 12, 2011

The New York Composers Circle, in commemoration of its 10th anniversary, will host a gala at 3 PM on...


Sunday, April 3, 2011

Our NEXT NYCC CONCERT is this Tuesday, April 5, at 8pm. The venue is Saint Peters Church at Citigroup...


Saturday, November 20, 2010

Reminder: Our next SUNDAY SALON is tomorrow Sunday, November 21, at 2:00 pm, at Eugene McBride's apartment,...


Sunday, November 7, 2010

Our next SUNDAY SALON is Sunday, November 21, at 2:00 pm, at Eugene McBride's apartment, 484 West 43rd...


Monday, October 18, 2010

This season's first NYCC concert is tomorrow, Tuesday Tuesday, October 19, 2010 @ 8pmSaint Peters Church...


Saturday, September 18, 2010

A reminder that this year's first SUNDAY SALONwill be held Sunday, September 19, at 1:00pm. We'll be...


Wednesday, September 1, 2010

From all of us at the New York Composers Circle, hope you had a great and productive summer! It's time...


Monday, June 21, 2010

Just one more event to wrap up the 2009-2010 season, and that is next weekend’s JUNE SALON, to be held...

Announcing the 2010-21011 Concert Season

Saturday, June 5, 2010

Dear NYCC Community,
This is to announce the Program Committee’s approved works for performance...


Friday, June 4, 2010

Hold the date: Our JUNE SALON is Sunday, June 27 at 3:30pm. We’ll meet in the rehearsal studio of Symphony...

Revised Deadline for Composition Competition

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

New York Composers Circle–4th Annual Composition Competition:Revised Call for Submissions and Extended...


Monday, April 19, 2010

Our APRIL SALON is this Saturday, April 24 at 2:30pm, with special guest Neil Baldwin, author, teacher,...


Sunday, April 11, 2010

A reminder: Our APRIL SALON is again on a Saturday: April 24 at 2:30pm, with special guest Neil Baldwin,...

Roger Blanc Live Music on April 8

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Roger Blanc and friends – Live at Gizzi’s
9:00 – 10:00 PM, Thursday, April 8
featuring Billy...


Saturday, March 27, 2010

Tomorrow is our MARCH SALON: Sunday: March 28, at 3:30 pm in the rehearsal studio of Symphony Space,...

New York City Elctroacoustic Music Festival

Friday, March 19, 2010

NYCC Composer Member Hubert S. Howe, a professor at Queens College, extends an invitation to the Second...

Music From Joseph Pehrson

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

There are several performances of NYCC Composer Member Joseph Pehrson’s music coming up in the next...

Neil Baldwain to Speak to NYCC

Saturday, March 13, 2010

Neil Baldwin ( – author, teacher & former head of the National Book Awards...

Richard McCandless' "Voyager"

Saturday, March 13, 2010

March 27, 2010 (Saturday), 3:45 pm
City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate Center


Saturday, March 13, 2010

Our March Salon returns to a Sunday: March 28, at 3:30 pm in our new location at the rehearsal studio...

Pianist Nancy Garniez Presents The Acoustical Kaleidoscope

Saturday, March 13, 2010

Pianist Nancy Garniez
Imagining the Piano as a Place...

Debra Kaye's Music Featured on TV

Saturday, March 13, 2010

Award winning composer, Debra Kaye
Featured on Manhattan Neighborhood Network



Saturday, February 27, 2010

Our February Salon meets today, February 27th at 2:30 p.m. (until 5:30 p.m.) at the rehearsal studio...


Sunday, February 21, 2010

Our first NYCC CONCERT of the season is upon us! February 23, 2010 at Saint Peters Church at the Citigroup...

February 21 Concert Program

Saturday, February 20, 2010

Here’s an early look at the concert program for the New York Composers Circle’s February 23 concert....


Sunday, February 7, 2010

Our first NYCC CONCERT of the season is almost upon us! February 23, 2010 at Saint Peters Church at...


Friday, January 22, 2010

Happy new year from the NYCC! Lots of news an announcements to get to, but first, note our next SUNDAY...


Friday, November 13, 2009

Our November Salon is Sunday, November 22, from 2-5 pm in the Ellington Room at Manhattan Plaza. Address...


Friday, November 6, 2009

Our November Salon is Sunday, November 22, from 2-5 pm in the Ellington Room at Manhattan Plaza. Address...


Thursday, October 22, 2009

Our next SUNDAY SALON will be this Sunday, Oct. 25 in the Ellington Room at Manhattan Plaza, 400 West...


Sunday, October 4, 2009

For your calendar: Our next SUNDAY SALON will be Sunday, Oct. 25 in the Ellington Room at Manhattan...


Sunday, September 13, 2009

Happy Fall! 
The NYCC 2009-2010 SEASON starts next Sunday, Sept 20 in the Ellington Room at Manhattan...

Outreach Concert: "performed beautifully!"

Sunday, September 13, 2009

On August 28, 2009, the NYCC presented an outreach concert at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale, the Bronx.

SAVE THE DATE: October 18, 2009 Fundraiser!!

Saturday, June 13, 2009

The NYCC will host a fundraiser concert on Sunday, October 18. The concert will feature many audience...


Saturday, June 13, 2009

DON HAGAR and CESAR VUKSIC will both have pieces featured in a performance by The Brooklyn Conservatory...


Thursday, June 4, 2009

Our final SUNDAY SALON of the 2008-2009 season is this Sunday, June 7 at the Ellington Room at Manhattan...


Friday, May 22, 2009

Our final NYCC CONCERT of the 2008-2009 season is next Tuesday, May 26 at a traditional location familiar...


Saturday, April 18, 2009

Our April SUNDAY SALON is tomorrow, April 19, at The Ellington Room at Manhattan Plaza, 400 West 43...


Saturday, April 11, 2009

Our April SUNDAY SALON is a week from tomorrow, April 19, at The Ellington Room at Manhattan Plaza,...

April Concert Sneak Peak

Monday, March 30, 2009

Here’s an advance copy of this Sunday’s concert at Saint Mark’s Church in the Bowery; 131 East 10th...


Saturday, March 28, 2009

REMINDER: Our THIRD CONCERT OF THE SEASON is just around the corner: Sunday, April 5 at 3pm at St....

Third Annual Composition Competition

Thursday, March 5, 2009

The New York Composers Circle is pleased to announce its third annual composition competition, open...


Tuesday, March 3, 2009

On March 5, STANI DIMITROVA will perform RICHARD RUSSELL‘s Sonata for Violin and Piano at the SUNY...


Saturday, February 21, 2009

Our next Sunday Salon is tomorrow, Sunday Feb 22 from 2-5pm 
Sunday, February 22, 2009, 2:00pm,...


Saturday, February 14, 2009

CORRECTION: Regarding last week’s post about the concert of Mannes College faculty and alumni on Sunday,...


Sunday, February 8, 2009

Several NYCC names will be present at a concert of Mannes faculty and alumni on Sunday, February 15....

NYCC Selected as WNYC *STAR*

Sunday, February 8, 2009

WNYC® New York Public Radio is very pleased to announce that the New York Composer Circle has been...

NYCC STAR February 14 Concert

Sunday, February 8, 2009

Regular listeners of WNYC can tell you they have heard mention of a certain “New York...


Thursday, January 29, 2009

This Saturday, January 31 DEBRA KAYE will present an evening of her newest chamber works at 8pm. Billed...


Saturday, January 10, 2009

Happy New Year from the New York Composers Circle! A few dates to mark on your calendar: Our next SUNDAY...

NYCC Honors Elliott Carter on Concert

Sunday, November 16, 2008

Celebrating the centenary of honorary composer member Elliott Carter, the NYCC is proud to announce...


Saturday, November 15, 2008

Reminder: Our November Salon will be held tomorrow, Sunday November 16, from 2-5pm. The location is...


Saturday, November 8, 2008

Now we know we are deep into our 2008-09 season: 
Our first concert is just a few short weeks away!...


Sunday, October 5, 2008

If you like your new music to be presented in a theatrical style, you’ll love this edition of In The...


Saturday, September 20, 2008

We hope to see everyone at our first meeting of the year tomorrow, Sep 21, as we kick off our seventh...


Sunday, September 7, 2008

Here’s hoping everyone had a restful and productive summer – the New York Composers Circle is now entering...

Second Annual Composition Competition

Wednesday, June 11, 2008

The New York Composers Circle, the largest New York area composers’ cooperative, is pleased to announce...

ELLIOTT CARTER: Honorary Member

Monday, June 9, 2008

Dear Members,
It is with a sense of pleasure and deep satisfaction...


Friday, June 6, 2008

The NYCC 2007-08 Season comes to a close tomorrow evening, Saturday, as we present our annual year-end...


Friday, May 30, 2008

A large round of loud applause to RICHARD BROOKS for producing our May 20 concert at Frederick Loewe...


Friday, May 16, 2008

What strange weather we’ve been having in New York! Beautiful one day, then hot, then cold, sunshine,...


Tuesday, May 6, 2008

GENE MCBRIDE is stage managing the following production, and wants to pass it along to In The Loop...


Monday, April 28, 2008

Violinist STANI DIMITROVA will be presenting her Masters graduation recital tomorrow evening, April...


Tuesday, April 15, 2008

ROGER BLANC will present a lecture next week, "Music Preparation: Life in the Trenches" under the auspices...


Friday, April 11, 2008

Congratulations to RICHARD BROOKS, whose Coeur di Lion, Mon Coeur was performed by lark ascending at...


Friday, March 28, 2008

Many of you have already heard the exciting news that ELLIOTT CARTER will be the NYCC’s honorary member...


Friday, March 7, 2008

A large congrats and thanks to all who participated in our recent CONCERT AT THE SYMPHONY SPACE THALIA...


Friday, February 22, 2008

Tomorrow is the big day! Our second concert of the season is Saturday, February 23, featuring works...


Saturday, February 9, 2008

Don’t forget our next Sunday Salon is tomorrow, February 10, from 2-5 pm in the Ellington Room, Manhattan...


Friday, January 18, 2008

Don’t forget our January Sunday Salon is this weekend, Sunday Jan 20 at 2pm. We’ll meet in the Ellington...


Friday, November 9, 2007

A reminder, since there’s been some shuffling of dates/locations, our next Salon is at JACOB GOODMAN’s...

NOVEMBER Salon Update

Thursday, November 1, 2007

Several people have noted that our November Salon had been rescheduled to...


Sunday, October 28, 2007

There is an update to announce for the NOVEMBER SALON. We will not meet Nov. 11 as previously published;...


Monday, October 15, 2007

Our next Salon is scheduled for November 18, 2007 @ 2pm at The Ellington Room at Manhattan Plaza, 400...


Friday, September 28, 2007

Don’t forget our next Sunday Salon is on Sunday, October 14 at 2pm in the Ellington Room, Manhattan...

Announcing 2007-2008 Season

Wednesday, September 26, 2007

September 26, 2007
Contact: Eugene Marlow, Director, Media RelationsNew...

NYCC Composition Competition Winner Announced

Sunday, September 23, 2007

Congratulations to Dana Dimitri Richardson, whose piano solo Ballade has won the inaugural NYCC Composers...


Friday, September 21, 2007

I’ve been out of the loop for a while, so lots and lots of announcements this time around! Let’s get...


Monday, September 3, 2007

Welcome to the NYCC 2007-08 season! This will be our biggest year yet, as we plot and plan for four...


Sunday, August 12, 2007

It is with sadness that the New York Composers Circle passes along the news of TERRY WINTER OWENS death...

NYCC Italian Style

Sunday, July 29, 2007

Four NYCC composers, in addition to new Honorary Member Dinu Ghezzo, will have pieces performed in...

ANNOUNCING: NYCC's First Composition Competition

Sunday, June 17, 2007

For composers in the New York area, have a look at the attached competition! (Click for larger size.)...

DINU GHEZZO Presented at June Salon

Saturday, June 16, 2007

At our June Salon in the Ellington Room, our newest Honorary Member Dinu Ghezzo presented several pieces...

DINU GHEZZO: New Honorary Member

Friday, June 15, 2007

As most of the NYCC community knows by now, DINU GHEZZO was recently elected to be an Honorary Member,...


Friday, June 15, 2007

Note from the editor: It is now much easier to subscribe to the RSS feed using various readers (there’s...


Wednesday, June 6, 2007

Our last monthly salon of the 2006-07 season is this Sunday, June 10 from 2-5pm at the Ellington Room,...

Paul Moravec Featured on Tuesday's Concert

Monday, June 4, 2007

New York Magazine has listed our Tuesday, June 5 concert, writing: 
The group devoted to new music...

NYCC Concert, Tuesday June 5

Sunday, June 3, 2007

This Tuesday, June 5, 2007 8pm
Saint Peter’s Church at the Citigroup Center619 Lexington Avenue...


Monday, May 14, 2007

Two reminders about the NYCC: Our next SUNDAY SALON is this Sunday, May 20, from 2-5pm at the Ellington...


Friday, May 4, 2007

Apologies for the late notice on JENNIFER GRIFFITH‘s Viola Split, performed by Leanne Darling on amplified...


Saturday, April 28, 2007

DON HAGAR writes: 
“The Sospiro Winds will make its New York premiere this Sunday, April 29, 2pm...


Friday, April 20, 2007

Quick reminder: Sunday Salon is this Sunday, April 22, 2-5pm at the Ellington Room, Manhattan Plaza...

Recorded Readings

Friday, April 20, 2007

Here are some pics from the Recorded Reading of April 19, 2007, held at Frank and Camille’s Fine Pianos,...


Tuesday, April 17, 2007

The next Recorded Reading of the season is this Thursday evening, April 19, 6:30-8:30 PM at Frank and...

Paul Moravec in the News!

Tuesday, April 3, 2007

Pulitzer Prize-winner Paul Moravec, this year’s NYCC Honorary Composer member, has been named artist-in-residence...

Recorded Readings

Monday, April 2, 2007

Here are some pics from the Recorded Reading of March 29, 2007, held at Frank and Camille’s Fine Pianos,...


Friday, March 30, 2007

Make a note of our next monthly NYCC Salons: April 22 and May 20. We meet from 2-5pm, again in the...


Friday, March 23, 2007

NYCC Executive Director JOHN DE CLEF PIÑEIRO received an email from Craig Carnahan of the Minnesota...


Friday, March 16, 2007

Come sunshine or snow, our next monthly Salon is this Sunday, March 18 from 2-5pm at the Ellington...


Wednesday, March 7, 2007

Looking ahead to the rest of March…
On March 18 we’ll have our monthly Salon at the Ellington Room...

Program for MARCH 9 Concert

Thursday, March 1, 2007

Thanks to JACOB GOODMAN for creating our program. Click for larger size.



Friday, February 23, 2007

NYCC trombonist HAIM AVITSUR was recently honored by the American Symphony Orchestra League (

NYCC at Symphony Space's Thalia

Friday, February 23, 2007

If you look really close, you can see our name up in lights! It reads: “Tonight!! New Music from the...


Friday, February 9, 2007

Our next SUNDAY SALON is February 18, again at the Ellington Room (on the second floor at 400 West...


Wednesday, February 7, 2007

Lots and lots of March activity on tap, not the least of which is the NYCC concert of March 9 at the...


Tuesday, January 23, 2007

Announcing the New York Composers Circle Blog! Visit (and bookmark!)


Wednesday, January 17, 2007

Happy New Year! 
Our first Salon of the new year is this Sunday, January 21, from 2-5 pm in the...


Monday, December 18, 2006

Our RECORDED READINGS for the year are now set. The NYCC gratefully acknowledges Frank & Camille’s...

From Our Executive Director

Sunday, December 10, 2006

I hope you don’t get tired of hearing good news, or worse, getting used to it, but the success of last...

Honorary Composer Member Paul Moravec in Review

Sunday, December 10, 2006

From the Wall Street Journal, December 10, 2006.
“The Musician Next Door: How to make youngsters...

NYCC Holiday Party Reminder

Wednesday, December 6, 2006

Hello all,
For those of you who attended last night’s NYCC concert — thank you so much for braving...


Tuesday, December 5, 2006

Our first concert of the season is just three days away! EUGENE MARLOW, the Director of Media Relations...


Wednesday, November 29, 2006

New York Composers CircleIn The Loop__________________
Remember, our first concert of the season...

Rock of Ages

Sunday, November 26, 2006

From John de Clef Piñeiro, via Mark Greenfest, an interesting article in today’s New York Times!


Friday, November 17, 2006

The recent NYCC fundraiser received a very positive review in The New York Stringer. To sum it all...

What Are Grand Rights?

Friday, November 10, 2006

This current newmusicbox article on composers’ “grand rights” is an insightful treatment of a not-so-apparent...