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EtM Hosts Rooftop Fundraiser

David Johnston

On October 13, EtM hosted a Rooftop Fundraiser at Symphony House on West 56h Street near Carnegie Hall. Richard Carrick, a previous EtM Composer-in-Residence and…

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Announcing the Panelists for the 2016-17 EtM Choreographer + Composer Residencies

Katie Cox

We are pleased to announce panelists for the 2016-17 Choreographer + Composer Residencies in partnership with the Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning (JCAL). Panels took…

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Announcing the Recipients of Our 2016-17 EtM Choreographer + Composer Residencies!

David Johnston

Number of Applicants Almost Triples in Second Round of Collaborative Artist Residencies at Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning (JCAL) Each selected artist receives a three-month…

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Announcing the Panelists for the 2016-17 EtM Con Edison Composers’ Residency

David Johnston

We are delighted to announce the panelists for the 2016-17 EtM Con Edison Composers’ Residency. Panels took place on May 11th and 12th at the National…

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Announcing Our 2016-17 EtM Con Edison Composers-in-Residence

Katie Cox

2016 marks the eighth year of the Residency Program, and the first year of partnering with the Queens Museum.  EtM Executive Director David Johnston said,…

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Museum of Jazz in Harlem

David Johnston

The following is from EtM Founder and Board Chairwoman, Eugenie Cowan. “We at Exploring the Metropolis are pleased to learn that the National Jazz Museum…

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EtM’s David Johnston Gives Testimony at NYC’s Cultural Budget Hearing at City Hall

David Johnston

  New York City Council Cultural Affairs, Libraries & International Intergroup Relations Committee Council Chambers – City Hall Preliminary Budget Hearing Testimony FY17 Wednesday March…

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Exploring the Metropolis at the New Music Bake Sale!

David Johnston

On Sunday, March 13th from 4pm-10pm Exploring the Metropolis held a table at the Seventh Annual New Music Bake Sale at Roulette in Brooklyn! What…

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Announcing Our 2016-17 Host Facilities for the EtM Con Edison Composers’ Residency

David Johnston

EtM is excited to announce our 2016-17 Con Edison Composers’ Residency host facilities! We are going into our eighth cycle of our Composers’ Residency and…

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Queens Borough Board Budget Hearing

David Johnston

FY17 Queens Borough Board Budget Hearing Queens Borough Hall 120-55 Queens Blvd, Room 200 Monday January 25, 2016 Budget Testimony: David Johnston, EtM Executive Director…

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