...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)
ChoralFest - June 3, 2017
C4 is one of a dozen choruses appearing at this year's ChoralFest, Saturday, June 3, 2017, from 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Symphony Space. Come hear all sorts of different singing – traditional, Bulgarian, barbershop and everything in between. C4 appears at 6:30 pm.
For more information, visit http://www.choralfestusa.org.
C4 is excited to present an evening of new music for chorus and electrified ensemble, featuring a trio of works on the subject of love. Get more information.
NYC Electroacoustic Music Festival - June 19, 2017
C4 joins the lineup of this year's New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival, reprising two pieces from our November concerts: Kajia Saariaho's Tag des Jahrs and Brian Mountford's Downfall, with live electronics and video. We are performing in Concert 3, at Abrons Art Center, at 8:00 pm on June 19, 2017.
For more information, visit www.nycemf.net/2017-festival.
The 2016-2017 Composer Competition is now closed. We thank everyone who submitted pieces, which we will be judging over the summer.
The Winners of our First Student Composition Competition
C4 Congratulates the Three Winners of Our First Student Composition Competition
"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:
C4's European Premiere
Member composer's "Pitter Patter" heard at the European Parliament in Brussels
Zsuzsanna Ardó contributes works for this year's benefit auction and spreads the word
Read about C4's history in the Doctoral Dissertation of The University of Kentucky's Julian Bryson
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