HONORING THE LEGACY OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. THROUGH SONG

           

In celebration of the life and works of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the Young People’s Chorus of New York City was honored to share the stage with the Yale Glee Club and Bartitone, Lester Lynch at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church. The Honorable Hakeem Jeffries served as keynote speaker, lending a poignant note as we paid tribute to Dr. King’s legacy in the key of love.

 

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HONORING THE LEGACY OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. THROUGH SONG

                     

In celebration of the life and works of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the Young People’s Chorus of New York City was honored to share the stage with the Yale Glee Club and Bartitone, Lester Lynch at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church. The Honorable Hakeem Jeffries served as keynote speaker, lending a poignant note as we paid tribute to Dr. King’s legacy in the key of love.

 

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Memorable performances, world-class artistic collaborations, and outstanding awards made this an extraordinary year for YPC and our young artists. Take a moment to relive some of these truly special moments with us!

                     

Memorable performances, world-class artistic collaborations, and outstanding awards made this an extraordinary year for YPC and our young artists. Take a moment to relive some of these truly special moments with us!

YPC Builds Bridges of Peace Through Song

           

This fall, in celebration of the International Day of Peace, the Young People’s Chorus of New York City joined Guangdong Experimental Middle School Choir from the GBA for the first ever Online Chorus. This inaugural performance from the Global Bay Areas Choral Bridge Project brought together young voices in touching original compositions by Chen Si’ang called “A Wish from Across the Sea" and "The Call of Song." See this beautiful work come to life!.

“A Wish from Across the Sea”

Behind the scenes Documentary

“The call of song”

YPC Builds Bridges of Peace Through Song

                     

This fall, in celebration of the International Day of Peace, the Young People’s Chorus of New York City joined Guangdong Experimental Middle School Choir from the GBA for the first ever Online Chorus. This inaugural performance from the Global Bay Areas Choral Bridge Project brought together young voices in touching original compositions by Chen Si’ang called “A Wish from Across the Sea" and "The Call of Song." See this beautiful work come to life!.

“A Wish from Across the Sea”

Behind the scenes Documentary

“The call of song”

YPC Summer Tour 2023

           

YOUNG PEOPLE’S CHORUS OF NEW YORK CITY WRAPS UP AN INCREDIBLE SUMMER 2023 TOUR!

Thank you to everyone who supported YPC’s 2023 Summer Tour to Korea, Japan, and Santa Barbara. These experiences give YPC’s young artists the unique enrichment of cross-cultural experiences, high-level performances, and world travel. It is truly among the greatest gifts we share with our young artists–to see the world with their YPC family!

Join us on social media to catch the recaps of our remarkable performances and highlights!

YPC National Highlights

World Choir Games Awards

CHAMPIONS OF THE WORLD
Children’s Choirs
Conducted by Elizabeth Núñez

CHAMPIONS OF THE WORLD
Musica Contemporane a Equal Voices
Conducted by Elizabeth Núñez & Francisco J. Núñez

CHAMPIONS OF THE WORLD
Mixed Youth Choirs
Conducted by Francisco J. Núñez

GOLD MEDAL
Scenic Folklore
Conducted by Francisco J. Núñez

GOLD MEDAL
Gospel
Conducted by Elizabeth Núñez

YPC Summer Tour 2023

                     

YOUNG PEOPLE’S CHORUS OF NEW YORK CITY WRAPS UP AN INCREDIBLE SUMMER 2023 TOUR!

Thank you to everyone who supported YPC’s 2023 Summer Tour to Korea, Japan, and Santa Barbara. These experiences give YPC’s young artists the unique enrichment of cross-cultural experiences, high-level performances, and world travel. It is truly among the greatest gifts we share with our young artists–to see the world with their YPC family!

 

Join us on social media to catch the recaps of our remarkable performances and highlights!

YPC National Highlights

World Choir Games Awards

CHAMPIONS OF THE WORLD
Children’s Choirs
Conducted by Elizabeth Núñez

CHAMPIONS OF THE WORLD
Musica Contemporane a Equal Voices
Conducted by Elizabeth Núñez & Francisco J. Núñez

CHAMPIONS OF THE WORLD
Mixed Youth Choirs
Conducted by Francisco J. Núñez

GOLD MEDAL
Scenic Folklore
Conducted by Francisco J. Núñez

GOLD MEDAL
Gospel
Conducted by Elizabeth Núñez

A Celebration of 35 Years

           

This year’s Annual Gala Benefit Concert was a fantastic tribute to YPC’s 35 years of making music and changing lives! A full house enjoyed inspiring performances from Emilie Kouatchou and Jordan Donica who joined more than 450 of our exceptional choristers for an unforgettable night of song and gratitude.

 

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

A Celebration of 35 Years

                     

This year’s Annual Gala Benefit Concert was a fantastic tribute to YPC’s 35 years of making music and changing lives! A full house enjoyed inspiring performances from Emilie Kouatchou and Jordan Donica who joined more than 450 of our exceptional choristers for an unforgettable night of song and gratitude.

 

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

Just Songs

(Unplugged)

Just Songs is a YPC commissioning program that amplifies the voices of first-time and emerging songwriters to inspire our choristers to understand and access today’s world through music. In Just Songs (Unplugged), YPC Alumni perform acoustic versions of their songs and talk about the issues of social equity facing our communities today.

Love Everywhere
Blaize Adam

Meet the Artist

Light To Be Found
Caroline Kuhn

Meet the Artist

We Are the Colors
Nia Soyemi

Meet the Artist

Less Different
Than We Believe
Monica Soyemi

Meet the Artist

A Matter Of Time
Nia Drummond

Meet the Artist

Grown
Jordan Reynoso

Meet the Artist

Fearless Angel
Nate Sabat

Meet the Artist

Unparalleled Musical Performances

Experience our past performances.

Humans of New York Feature
Francisco J. Núñez

YPC Founder and Artistic Director, Francisco J. Núñez, was recently featured in a 5-part series by Humans of New York on how music changed his life. Read more about his struggle to fit in and his lifelong experiences that inspired him to create this multicultural chorus that brought a voice to the children of New York City.

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Humans of New York Feature – Francisco J. Núñez

YPC Founder and Artistic Director, Francisco J. Núñez, was recently featured in a 5-part series by Humans of New York on how music changed his life. Read more about his struggle to fit in and his lifelong experiences that inspired him to create this multicultural chorus that brought a voice to the children of New York City.

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Voices of YPC

Each child who walks through YPC’s doors brings a unique voice, which becomes a permanent part of our tapestry. From current choristers to alumni who have gone on to successful careers, we celebrate their voices, individually and collectively.

"YPC really broadened my horizons as a young person."

Blaize Adam
YPC Member 2010-2012

"I found this love for new cultures and experiences."

Virginia Creary
YPC Member 1999-2006