Dawn Upshaw and Donnaca Dennehy
In Partnership with the Bard College Conservatory of Music

April 11–17, 2011 in New York City

Application Deadline: June 1, 2010

For composers and singers, aged 18-35

In this dynamic workshop in partnership with The Bard College Conservatory of Music, soprano Dawn Upshaw and composer Donnacha Dennehy guide four composers and 12 singers to explore and perform new vocal works in a world premiere at Carnegie Hall.

The composers, singers, and instrumental ensemble will spend one week in New York working closely on the new compositions with Donnacha Dennehy and Dawn Upshaw in preparation for their world premiere performances on April 17, 2011 in Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall.


Professional Training Workshops are made possible, in part, by Mr. and Mrs. Nicola Bulgari and The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.

Delivery of the Weill Music Institute's programs to a nationwide audience is supported, in part, by the US Department of Education and by an endowment grant from the Citi Foundation.


General application requirements here »

All materials must be received by Carnegie Hall no later than June 1, 2010.

Applicants will be informed of their workshop status on or before August 30, 2010.

Download application here » (516 KB PDF)


Auditor information here »

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Young Artists Concert
April 17, 2011 at 7:30 PM
Zankel Hall
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