2020 Festival Schedule

Please read the calendar often as new events are being added all the time!

Tickets for events throughout the month of February 2020 may be purchased directly through each collaborative partner. A website or ticket purchase link appears in each listing.

The 2020 Composers Now Festival Opening Event was on Friday, January 31 at the National Opera Center.

The Composers Now Festival and Dialogues 2020 are made possible in part with public funds from Creative Engagement, supported by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and administered by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council ('LMCC').

Presenter Partner events are listed in bold.

February 2020

 
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

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Composers Now Festival Opening Event

7pm National Opera Center

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Composers Concordance: Backpack Concert

7pm William Paterson University

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Project 19: Nina C. Young

7:30pm David Geffen Hall

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Project 19: Nina C. Young

7:30pm David Geffen Hall

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Project 19: Nina C. Young

8pm David Geffen Hall

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Antigone

4pm St Johns Episcopal Church

Atlantic Chamber Players

5pm Our Saviour's Atonement Lutheran Church

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Sound ON: Leading Voices

7:30pm Jazz at Lincoln Center

Chromatic Fantasies & More

8pm National Opera Center - Scorca Hall

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Project 19: Nina C. Young

7:30pm David Geffen Hall

Antigone

7:30pm St Ignatius of Antioch

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Retumbra

6:30pm Bar Next Door

Project 19: Tania León

7:30pm David Geffen Hall

Jazz Composers' Showcase

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery

NYFOS Next: Director’s Choice

7:30pm DiMenna Center for Classical Music

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RAM 2020 Concerts "We, the whole people"

7pm Tenri Cultural Institute

John Ellis & Andy Bragen "The Ice Siren"

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery

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Women Between Arts

4pm The New School

James Besser's 65th Birthday Concert

7pm St John's in the Village

John Ellis & Andy Bragen "The Ice Siren"

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery

Project 19: Tania León

8pm David Geffen Hall

Girl of the Diamond Mountain - Album Launch

8pm The Center at West Park

Project 19 Nightcap: Curated by Tania León

10:30pm Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

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Colin Hinton Trio

9:30pm Pete's Candy Store

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Project 19: Tania León

7:30pm David Geffen Hall

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YCA: Chris Rogerson's ‘Til It Was Dark

12pm The Morgan Library & Museum

Ensemble Échappé presents Convergences

7:30pm The Italian Academy at Columbia University

New York Composers Circle: Claudia Dumschat, Organ

7:30pm Little Church Around the Corner

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Project 19: Ellen Reid

7:30pm David Geffen Hall

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Project 19: Ellen Reid

8pm David Geffen Hall

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Project 19: Ellen Reid

8pm David Geffen Hall

Ramin Amir Arjomand Solo

8pm Barnard College

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Brunch @ Caffeine Underground

12pm Caffeine Underground

Premonitions of Spring

3pm Christ & St Stephen's Church

BMCC Composers: Composition in Diverse Styles

3pm Tribeca Performance Arts Center Theater II

Contemporary Music for Organ

4pm Church of the Heavenly Rest

American Spectral

8pm New York University, Black Box Theatre

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Sylvan Winds: Ladies First!

8pm The Cell Theater

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Auerbach & Perkinson Violin Duo

2:30pm College of Staten Island

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Electronic Voices

7pm Bloomingdale School of Music

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Babel: Open C4 Choral Concert Dress Rehearsal

10am St. John's in the Village

Lay By: a chamber cantata

6pm Church Street School for Music and Art

Jazz Cubano // Osmany Paredes Quartet

7:30pm & 9:30pm The Jazz Gallery