Past Seasons

2016-2017

FLORENCE, ITALY TOUR
June 26 – July 1, 2017
Piazza della Republica
St. James Episcopal Church
St. Mark’s Church
Piazza della Signoria
Piazza Santa Croce
Basilica Santa Maria Novella

AMERICAN A CAPPELLA FOR FLORENCE
June 22, 2017
St. Anthony of Padua Church

“A SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY” CABARET
May 20, 2015
The Duplex

RACHMANINOFF: VESPERS
April 28, 2017
St. Jean Baptiste Church

April 29, 2017
Church of St. Mary the Virgin

MAJESTY AND LIGHT
Featuring the Manhattan School of Music Chamber Orchestra
December 2, 2016
Church of St. Mary the Virgin

CARMINA BURANA
Guests of the Camerata New York Orchestra
October 5, 2016
St. Jean Baptiste Church


2015-2016

“TOP TEN” CABARET
May 18, 2016
The Duplex

CARMINA/35
Guests of the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington
May 8, 2016
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

CARMINA/10
A 10th Anniversary Celebration
Argento I Hate and I Love, Bernstein, Chichester Psalms and Orff Carmina Burana
Featuring Yarn|Wire, James Kennerley, the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, D.C. the National Children’s Chorus, soloists from the Manhattan School of Music, and Gallim Dance performing new choreography by Artistic Director Andrea Miller
April 30, 2016
Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

A CHAMBER MUSIC CELEBRATION
Beethoven Christ on the Mount of Olives
with the Camerata New York Chamber Orchestra
February 4, 2016
St. Patrick’s Cathedral

THE STAR OF BETHLEHEM
Rheinberger Der Stern von Bethlehem and other favorite carols
Featuring the Reaching for the Arts Choir
December 11, 2015
Church of St. Mary the Virgin


2014-2015

“ONE MORE FOR THE ROAD” CABARET
May 20, 2015
The Duplex

MOZART REQUIEM & DVOŘÁK TE DEUM
Featuring soloists from the Manhattan School of Music
April 24, 2015
Church of St. Mary the Virgin

CEREMONY OF CAROLS
Britten Ceremony of Carols and other favorite carols
Featuring the Oyster Bay High School Mixed Chorus
December 19, 2014
Church of St. Mary the Virgin

A CITY SINGING AT CHRISTMAS
With the Young People’s Chorus and St. Patrick’s Cathedral Choir
December 18, 2014
St. Patrick’s Cathedral


2013-2014

AN A CAPPELLA RENAISSANCE
Palestrina Missa Brevis, Monteverdi Messa da Cappella a quattro voci and other works by 16th century composers
April 25, 2014
Church of St. Mary the Virgin

Camille Saint-Saëns: Christmas Oratorio and the New York City Premiere of Paul Leavitt: Magnificat
December 13, 2013
Church of Saint Ignatius of Antioch


2012-2013

MUSIC OF POULENC
Francis Poulenc: Gloria and Stabat Mater, in honor of the 50th anniversary of the composer’s death
May 4, 2013
Church of St. Mary the Virgin

CONCERTS AT ONE
A part of Trinity Wall Street’s Concerts at One series.
March 7, 2013
Trinity Church

A CITY SINGING AT CHRISTMAS
With the Young People’s Chorus and St. Patrick’s Cathedral Choir
December 20, 2012
St. Patrick’s Cathedral

AN A CAPPELLA CHRISTMAS
Arvo Pärt: Magnificat, Morten Lauridsen: Ave Maria, Edwin Fissinger: Lux Aeterna and holiday favorites
December 8, 2012
Church of St. Mary the Virgin


2011-2012

WATER AND NIGHT
Featuring music themed on water and night, including works by Steven Paulus, Morten Lauridsen, Eric Whitacre, and the world premiere of Paul Leavitt’s Eaux Vives
April 26, 2012
Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center

MAGNIFICAT
Bach: Magnificat, Rutter: Gloria
December 9, 2011
Church of St. Mary the Virgin

REMEMBRANCE CONCERT
Paul Leavitt: Requiem
September 10, 2011
Church of St. Paul the Apostle

REMEMBER TO LOVE: Let Us Love One Another With a Sincere Heart
Combined chorus performance, featuring the New York City Master Chorale, Trinity Wall Street Choir, The Washington Chorus, the Young People’s Chorus of New York, the Bach Choir of Bethlehem, and Copley Singers
Fauré: Requiem, Bernstein: Chichester Psalms, selections from Brahms: Requiem
A part of Trinity Wall Street’s observance of the tenth anniversary of September 11, 2001. Presented to the community for free.
September 9, 2011
Trinity Church

REMEMBER TO LOVE
Paul Leavitt: Requiem
A part of Trinity Wall Street’s observance of the tenth anniversary of September 11, 2001. Presented to the community for free.
September 9, 2011
St. Paul’s Chapel


2010-2011

FIFTH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT: APRIL IN PARIS
Featuring the New York City premiere of Paul Leavitt: Requiem, as well as Duruflé: Messe cum Jubilo
with the Empire State Sinfonia and guests from the Festival Chorus of the Lutheran Church of the Reformation
May 20, 2011
Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

The New York City Master Chorale’s European debut
APRIL IN PARIS
Featuring the European premiere of Paul Leavitt: Requiem, as well as Duruflé: Messe cum Jubilo
Presented with District 1660 of Rotary International, Paris and City Hall of the 6th District of Paris
April 29, 2011
Église Saint-Sulpice, Paris, France

NEW YORK CITY MASTER CHORALE AND FRIENDS
Paul Leavitt: Requiem, Duruflé: Messe cum Jubilo
April 16-17, 2011
Lutheran Church of the Reformation, Washington, DC

TRAILER MUSIC LIVE
Featuring music from movie trailers, including: Avatar, Iron Man, Pirates of the Caribbean and more with the NYU Symphony Orchestra
February 19, 2011
Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, New York University

31st ANNUAL A CITY SINGING AT CHRISTMAS
Performance featuring the New York City Master Chorale, the Saint Patrick’s Cathedral Choir, and the Young People’s Chorus of New York
December 16, 2010
Saint Patrick’s Cathedral

GLORIA
Poulenc: Gloria and a variety of holiday favorites by John Rutter, Stephen Paulus, Morten Lauridsen, and more
December 10, 2010
Church of St. Paul the Apostle


2009-2010

MUSIC OF MAURICE DURUFLÉ
Duruflé: Requiem, Messe cum Jubilo, Quatre Motets
with the Rock Creek Singers of the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC
May 22, 2010
Church of St. Paul the Apostle

MAURICE DURUFLÉ: MESSE CUM JUBILO
with the Lichfield Cathedral Choir of Lichfield, UK
April 12, 2010
St. James’ Church

AVE MARIA
Featuring renditions of Ave Maria and other holiday pieces by Rachmaninoff, Lauridsen, Biebl, Rutter, Bruckner
December 12, 2009
Church of St. Paul the Apostle


2008-2009

JOURNEYS
Leonard Bernstein: Chichester Psalms, Tarik O’Regan: Dorchester Canticles, and the world premiere of Aaron Fruchtman: The Journey
with Bruce Dern, narrator
May 31, 2009
Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

LUX AETERNA

Morten Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna
May 25, 2009
Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center

Morten Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna
April 16, 2009
Carnegie Hall

Morten Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna
December 14, 2008
Holy Trinity Church

Morten Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna
December 13, 2008
Church of St. Paul the Apostle


2007–2008

Fauré: Requiem, Poulenc: Litanies a la Vierge Noire, Duruflé: Quatre Motets
May 17-18, 2008
Church of St. Paul the Apostle

AMERICAN SPIRITUALS
Nicolas Flagello: The Passion of Martin Luther King
March 29-30, 2008
Church of St. Paul the Apostle

MUSIC OF THE HOLIDAYS
Featuring works by Rachmaninoff, Francis Poulenc, Morten Lauridsen, Stephen Paulus
December 8-9, 2007
Church of St. Paul the Apostle


2006-2007

BEETHOVEN: SYMPHONY NO. 9
with the Park Avenue Chamber Symphony
June 23-24, 2007
Riverside Church

RACHMANINOFF: VESPERS
June 9, 2007
Riverside Church

AMERICAN COMPOSERS
Featuring works by Aaron Copland, Leonard Bernstein, Samuel Barber, Randall Thompson, Stephen Paulus
March 10, 2007
Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

MOZART: REQUIEM, DVOŘÁK: TE DEUM
with the Astoria Symphony Orchestra
November 11, 2006
Riverside Church

BEETHOVEN: SYMPHONY NO. 9
with the Astoria Symphony Orchestra
September 9, 2006
Symphony Space

September 10, 2006
St. Joseph’s Church, Astoria, Queens


2006

INAUGURAL CONCERT
Leonard Bernstein: Chichester Psalms, Morten Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna
March 25, 2006
Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center


OUTREACH PERFORMANCES (since Inauguration):
Holy Rosary Church, Bronx, NY
Jewish Home and Hospital
Larchmont Avenue Church, Larchmont, NY
Lighthouse Guild, New York, NY
Our Lady of Grace, Hoboken, NJ
St. Hilda’s & St. Hugh’s School
St. Paul’s Chapel at Columbia University
United Nations