Composer News


Composer-in-Residence Mary Kouyoumdijan at Roulette on May 12

David Johnston

Our EtM Con Edison Composer-in-Residence at Brooklyn Youth Chorus, Mary Kouyoumdijan, presents Silent Cranes, a new multi-media work for Kronos Quartet that explores the idea of the…

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Richard Carrick + Alums Chris Cerrone and Sam Willmott Win Major Prizes!

David Johnston

It’s been an epic week for our EtM composers, current and past! The EtM team extends a huge congratulations to: Richard Carrick, 2014-15 Con Edison…

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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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Lunch at Con Edison

David Johnston

  Had a terrific time at Con Edison on Friday.  We’d been asked by Alton Murray, our Strategic Partnerships Manager, to do a short presentation…

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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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A Packed House for our First Program of the Season

David Johnston

            EtM Con Edison Composer-in-Residence Kento Iwasaki presented his public program on Jan. 18 at Flushing Town Hall.  On an…

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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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Announcing Our 2014-15 EtM Con Edison Composers-in-Residence

David Johnston

We are thrilled to announce the 2014-15 EtM Con Edison Resident Composers. Each composer will receive three months of residency space in a cultural facility…

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