San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The Empire City Men’s Chorus (ECMC), a classical ensemble composed of gay and gay-friendly men, finishes its 20th anniversary season with a flourish in the grand style of opera and the stage! The concert, conducted by ECMC Artistic Director Christopher Clowdus, will feature famous pieces of opera chorus as well as broadway gems. Combined with enchanting solo performances from ECMC members and guest artists, this is an evening you won't want to miss!
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Empire City Men's Chorus
ThEmpire City Men’s Chorus, founded in 1993 and based in New York City, is renowned for its eclectic multilingual repertoire.. ECMC consistently presents concerts which boast a variety of well-known composers as well as newly commissioned works by exciting young composers. ECMC believes that choral music can be a compelling artistic response to pressing issues within our communities.
Vince Peterson, Artistic Director
Vince Peterson is an award-winning conductor, composer, keyboardist, and the Founder of Choral Chameleon, and Chameleonic in New York City. He also serves as Choirmaster and Organist of St. Paul’s Carroll Street in Brooklyn and Director of Music at Regis High School.
He is sought after as composer and arranger, conductor, keyboardist, and clinician. His work has been commissioned and performed by reputable ensembles internationally, including Ensemble Companio, Cantori New York, The San Francisco Arts Education Project, Ars Musica, Grace Chorale of Brooklyn, Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts, and the multi-Grammy® Award-winning ensemble, Chanticleer, who have performed his it in such venues as Chicago Symphony Hall, San Francisco’s War Memorial Opera House,