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Meet the Amazing Committee Behind this Year’s Bash

Katie Cox

Here at EtM, our Jamaica artists just began their residency, three Con Edison composers are hard at work in their host facilities and we’re in…

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Announcing the Composers for the 2018-19 EtM Con Edison Composer Residencies

Katie Cox

We are thrilled to announce the 2018-19 EtM Con Edison Composer Residencies. This year we have added a SIXTH residency slot, at Third Street Music…

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Announcing the Panelists for the 2018-19 EtM Choreographer + Composer Residencies

Katie Cox

  We are happy to present the panelists for the fourth round of the EtM Choreographer + Composer Residencies in partnership with the Jamaica Center…

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David Submits Testimony for $30 Million Increase for NYC’s Arts & Culture

Katie Cox

Last week artists, arts advocates, and leaders in NYC’s cultural institutions gathered at City Hall to give testimony for a $30 million increase in NYC’s funding…

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David Testifies at City Hall for a Budget Increase for NYC Arts & Culture

David Johnston

  New York City Council Cultural Affairs, Libraries & International Intergroup Relations Committee Council Chambers – City Hall Preliminary Budget Hearing Testimony FY19 Friday March…

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Announcing Our 2017-18 Con Edison Composers in Residence

David Johnston

Edward W. Hardy Residency: Turtle Bay Music School Edward Wellington Hardy is a critically acclaimed violinist, violist and composer. He performs as a soloist, chamber…

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EtM Rallies for the Arts at City Hall

David Johnston

On Monday, EtM’s Executive Director David Johnston attended a rally at City Hall to speak out against eliminating the National Endowment for the Arts. “I stopped…

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Exploring the Metropolis (EtM) Announces New Brooklyn Partner For 2017-18 Con Edison Composer Residencies

David Johnston

First Partnership with Brooklyn Conservatory of Music NEW YORK, NY, March 7, 2017 – Exploring the Metropolis (EtM), the only nonprofit organization dedicated to analyzing…

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EtM’s First Public Programs at Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning

David Johnston

This last month EtM and Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning hosted two public programs from our EtM Choreographer + Composer Residencies. The first public…

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EtM Con Edison Composer-in-Residence Doug Balliett Commissioned By BSM

David Johnston

Doug Balliett, our 2016-17 Con Edison Composer-in-Residence at Bloomingdale School of Music (BSM) has been commissioned by BSM for their Student Composer Project A4TY: Album…

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