Concert organizers and interested singers are welcome to contact the New York Festival Singers to explore opportunities for cooperation through the our director, Alec Spencer at AWSpencerLLC@nyc.rr.com.
Below are links to sites of interest to choral singers and to web pages of some of the groups with which we work and to which our members belong.
Vocal Area Network (VAN)
A very useful site for singers that includes a directory of Greater New York choruses and choirs, listings of auditions, a calendar of performances, timely articles and interviews, and much more.
Choral Public Domain Library (ChoralWiki)
An extensive collection of free, public-domain choral music from which you can download not only madrigals, motets, and modern compositions, but also choral scores of large works, such as the Brahms Requiem, Bach Mass in B minor, Beethoven Ninth, and even Spem in Alium. Most files are in pdf format; some contributors include source notatation so that you can re-edit to your needs.
An innovative choral site that assists choral singers in learning their voice part via MIDI files of major choral works.
The New York Choral Consortium
An organization that exists to raise awareness of choral singing and to bring together the members of the many diverse choral groups in New York City ranging from avocational to professional level.
Canticum Novum Singers
Canterbury Choral Society
Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY)
Litha Symphony Orchestra
Eric Hayslett, Executive Artistic Director
New York Choral Society
New York City Master Chorale
New York Repertory Orchestra
David Leibowitz, Music Director
Renaissance Street Singers
Riverside Choral Society