Ecstatic Music Festival, Merkin Concert Hall

Thursday, March 21, 2019, 7:30 pm

Brooklyn Youth Chorus presents a live collaboration with the beloved rock duo Wye Oak, plus the premiere of a new work by Owen Pallett. Acclaimed for their “enormous versatility and polish” (New York Times), the Brooklyn Youth Chorus has been praised for their “perfect intonation” (Classical Voices) and “astonishingly secure performances” (New Yorker). MORE INFO


I Sing Because…, Old Opera House

Saturday, March 30, 2019, 2 pm

Brooklyn Youth Chorus Men’s Ensemble tours West Virginia this spring and joins forces with Charles Town Middle School Boys’ Choir to present “I sing because…”, featuring the stories and songs of young people from both Brooklyn, New York and students from Jefferson County, West Virginia. Ranging from classical to jazz to pop, and some of the […] MORE INFO


Silent Voices: Lovestate, Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Monday, April 1, 2019, 7:30 pm

“One of the most socially aware artistic events in New York this year.” —WQXR    The Series Silent Voices is a multimedia, multi-composer, and multi-year series of concert works with spoken word conceived, produced and performed by Brooklyn Youth Chorus. Silent Voices amplifies the voices of those silenced or marginalized in our communities and harnesses the power of […] MORE INFO


Reich Richter Pärt, The Shed

Sunday, April 7, 2019 - Sunday, June 2, 2019, Various times

In Reich Richter Pärt two immersive live performances—one conceived by composer Steve Reich and painter Gerhard Richter, the other by Richter and composer Arvo Pärt—explore the shared sensory language of visual art and music. The Richter Pärt partnership builds on a concept originally developed by Alex Poots and Hans Ulrich Obrist for the Manchester International Festival and will […] MORE INFO


Carla Kihlstedt “Understory” World Premiere, Hopkins Center for the Arts at Dartmouth

Tuesday, April 16, 2019, 5 pm - FREE

The Hop’s latest STEM Arts composer shares work that investigates the extraordinarily layered systems of communication that exist in forests, both above ground and below. Understory is an exploration of both the complicated story embedded in the Dartmouth grounds and of our own human capacity for awareness and responsiveness. It examines the continually evolving relationship we have to […] MORE INFO


Lovestate Gala, The New Victory Theater & The Edison Rooftop

Thursday, May 2, 2019, 7 pm

Celebrate “Love as a State of Being” with Brooklyn Youth Chorus.   7:00 pm Performance The New Victory Theater 209 West 42nd Street New York, NY 10036 8:30 pm Dinner The Edison Rooftop 240 West 47th Street New York, NY 10036 This year’s Gala celebrates our Off-Broadway production of Silent Voices: Lovestate, a show that focuses on the power of young people as […] MORE INFO


Brooklyn Youth Chorus SongFest, PS 93 William H. Prescott

Saturday, June 1, 2019, 3 pm

Brooklyn Youth Chorus will host its fourth annual SongFest. The festival will feature the Brooklyn Youth Chorus Public School Programs from PS 1 and PS 94 in Sunset Park, MS 61 in Lefferts Gardens, PS 93 in Bedford Stuyvesant, and PS 377 in Bushwick and will be a fun-filled day of singing, learning, and performing. […] MORE INFO


Julia Adolphe’s A Barrel of Laughs, A Vale of Tears, National Sawdust

Thursday, June 27, 2019, Time To Be Announced

Composer Julia Adolphe, librettist Stephanie Fleischmann, and director Elkhanah Pulitzer adapt Jules Feiffer’s loopy fairytale about Izzy, a young royal, doomed to make everyone around her laugh so hard that nothing gets done in her presence, into an opera for audiences of all ages. Performance time to be announced. MORE INFO


Olga Neuwirth New Work with the New York Philharmonic, Lincoln Center

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - Tuesday, June 2, 2020, Various times

Explore City Noir, John Adams’s urban landscape depicted in sound, led by the composer. Suffused with sexy saxophone, trombone, and trumpet riffs, experience the film noir of 1940s and ’50s LA. Prokofiev’s fairytale opera suite has it all — a witch, princesses, and … citrus fruit! And through Project 19 composer Olga Neuwirth’s premiere, our hotspots festival begins, spotlighting vibrant Berlin. Part of hotspots festival, […] MORE INFO