Musicians’ Residency


“What Can You Do with a 150 Wind Chimes?” Skip La Plante

David Johnston

2015-16 EtM Con Edison Composer-in-Residence Skip La Plante has some exciting plans for this residency at Flushing Town Hall. Skip will be working on an…

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Announcing the Panelists for the 2015-16 EtM Con Edison Composers’ Residency

David Johnston

We are delighted to announce the panelists for the 2015-16 EtM Con Edison Composers’ Residency. Panels took place in late June. We had a record…

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Announcing the Composers for the 2015-16 EtM Con Edison Composers’ Residency

David Johnston

We are thrilled to announce the recipients of the 2015-16 EtM Con Edison Composers’ Residency! This was our most competitive round ever, with 94 applicants, more…

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Read Our Executive Director’s Testimony to the City Council Last Week

David Johnston

New York City Council Cultural Affairs, Libraries & International Intergroup Relations Committee Council Chambers – City Hall Executive Budget Hearing Testimony FY16 Tuesday June 9,…

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EtM Interview on NY1 OMG

David Johnston

  Last Thursday, we taped an interview with the lovely and fun Bree Driscoll at New York One.  (“We” being me, David, and Nina Siniakova,…

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Check Out Videos of Composers, and Our Cool Press Release from Con Edison

David Johnston

Con Edison, our longtime Composers’ Residency funder, has released their videos of interviews with this year’s residents. You can see them all at the Con…

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Nina Siniakova Brings Manhattan’s Musical Scene to NE Queens

David Johnston

  The Times Ledger recently published an article about how Nina Siniakova and her Metis Concert Series is bringing classical, jazz and early music to Northeast…

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Mary Kouyoumdjian and Hotel Elefant

David Johnston

2014-15 EtM Con Edison Composer-in-Residence Mary Kouyoumdjian has a very busy spring coming up. In addition to presenting her EtM public program at Brooklyn Youth…

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Sir Norman Rosenthal to Preview New Opera by EtM Resident Composer Kento Iwasaki

David Johnston

Internationally renowned curator and art historian, Sir Norman Rosenthal, has arranged for a preview performance of EtM Resident Composer, Kento Iwasaki‘s latest work when he…

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Juan Pablo Contreras wins the Arturo Márquez First Composition Contest for Chamber Orchestra

David Johnston

  On November 4th, 2014-15 EtM Con Edison Composer-in-Residence Juan Pablo Contreras was named winner of the Arturo Márquez First Composition Contest for Chamber Orchestra…

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