“The basis of all music is the human voice…the original instrument of man. The voice heard in its purest form,
in recital, is perhaps one of the most important continuing contributions to musical values in our lives.”
Congratulations to the Joy In Singing
2019 International Art Song Competition Winners !!!
Gregory Feldmann, baritone
The 2019 Debut Award Artist
Save Thursday, 2/27/2020 for the Debut Award Recital at Weill Recital Hall!
Amy Shoremount-Obra, Soprano
The Jan DeGaetani Prize
for best contemporary performance
The Gerard Souzay Prize
for best Mélodie performance
Many thanks to the adjudicators for generously giving us their time and expertise
Preliminary round: Elizabeth DeTrejo, Alta Malberg, Martin Neron, Lucy Shelton, Cristina Stanescu
Semifinal round: Amy Burton, Margaret Cusack, Ben Moore, Glenn Morton, Cameron Stowe, Cristina Stanescu
Final round: Edith Bers, Warren Jones, Catherine Malfitano, Lucy Shelton, Cristina Stanescu
Masterteacher and Founder
About Joy In Singing
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.
Joy In Singing offers artists and audiences many opportunities to experience and learn about this highly varied and wonderful music.
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to sustain the vitality of art song.
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We look forward to seeing you at our next event!