6th Annual Queens New Music Festival Takes Place This Weekend

Source: Random Access Music.

The mission of the festival is to promote new music in Queens by highlighting the wealth of artists living and working in Queens, as well as inviting artists from other parts of New York City and the country to contribute to the livelihood of the most diverse borough of the city.


Tuesday, May 16, 2017, 8pm
Aaron Copland School of Music Student Concert (curated by Michael Lipsey)

Friday, May 19, 2017, 7pm
Svrček-Ojeda piano duo (Susan Svrček & Nelson Ojeda-Valdes)
(h)artDrive electric guitar duo (Giacomo Baldelli & Nadav Lev)

Saturday, May 20, 2017
3pm Flutist Robert Dick performs William Hellermanns monumental work Three Weeks in Cincinnati in December
5pm Coast to Coast: violinist Myroslava (Mira) Khomik & pianist Füreya Ünal arrive from L.A. to perform works by John Adams, Jonathan Harvey, Michael Torke, and more!
8pm New York City Guitar Orchestra

Sunday, May 21, 2017
1pm loadbang
4pm Random Drama: vocal works by RAM composers, Barash, Fetherolf, Galindo, and Schulz, as well as guest composer Kamala Sankaram