...performing pieces written within the last 25 years, premiering and commissioning new choral works, and mentoring emerging singers, composers, and conductors of today's choral music.
C4's adventurous programming fills an important niche in the cultural life of New York, and the ensemble has proven its commitment to presenting high caliber music in a welcoming atmosphere.
(photos by Keith Goldstein unless otherwise noted)
'CORNERSTONES' Recording Finished
C4 has finished recording the tracks for the new CD to be released later this year. Here is behind-the-scenes peek at the recording process, taken from the final session on April 2.
2016-2017 C4 Student Composer Competition
C4's first-ever Student Composer Competition is now closed.
We thank everyone who submitted pieces by the June 5 deadline.
All qualifying works will be evaluated over the summer, and winners announced by the end of September.
The winning pieces in each category will be performed at C4's March 2017 concerts.
"Their subtly attuned awareness of each others' musical movements makes their technical virtuosity seem near effortless."
~ Jean Ballard Terepka, Theatre Scene
"They seem to revel in the challenges other choirs avoid like the plague. ... The group's dynamic is a lesson in exceeding expectations."
~ Christian Carey, Sequenza 21
Other Pages of Interest:
Read about C4's history in the Doctoral Dissertation of The University of Kentucky's Julian Bryson
Student Composers Competition
(Submission Closed on June 5th)
C4's "Cornerstones" Recording Project Fully Funded
- THANK YOU
Chorus American Magazine's
Feature Article on C4
C4 Receives a 2014 Chorus America/ASCAP Adventurous Programming Award
Recap of C4's 2014-15 Composer Commissioning Competition