Our artists continue to sing in spite of the pandemic!
Gregory Feldmann, 2019 Debut Artist
and collaborative pianist,Nathaniel LaNasa
at the out of town tryout before their Weill Recital Hall Debut
Joy in Singing will be returning to normal activities
when we feel full safety has been achieved.
The next International Art Song Competition will be announced at that time.
If you wish to be notified when the application becomes available, click here.
The Debut Recital at Weill Recital Hall in Carnegie hall on February 27, 2020 was a packed house!
The reviews are below:
Masterteacher and Founder
Joy In Singing | The Art Song Institute
An educational resource offering workshops and training in all facets of song and song performance (including history, technique, interpretation and deportment), Joy In Singing, the Art Song Institute, hosts a competition for singers and their pianists with a New York City Debut Recital for the winners, art song concert programs, and public Master Classes, inaugurated in 1958 by our Founder, Winifred Cecil.
We offer artists and audiences many opportunities to experience and learn about this highly varied and wonderful music.
If you have ever attended a Debut Award Recital,
known a child whose school was visited by
been to a SongSalon, or participated
in a Joy In Singing Master Class,
please support our work with a donation.
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Thank you for your support!
We look forward to seeing you at our next event!
December 19, 1931 –
December 12, 2019
It is with profound sadness
that we at Joy In Singing announce the passing of our great mentor, teacher and friend,
Please join us in remembering this glorious musician who brought us all together to share in the love and performance of The Art Song.
Our condolences to the family and friends of GEORGE VASSOS, founder of The Cleveland Institute Art Song Festival, educator, and long standing Joy In Singing supporter and advisory board member.
Rest In Peace;
you will be missed by many.