Festival at Carnegie Hall

Play on America’s greatest stage…

Designed to reward musical achievement, this elite festival invites accomplished choirs, bands and orchestras to perform at the world-famous Carnegie Hall on the Ronald O Perelman Stage. Selected ensembles work directly with world-renowned conductors and adjudicators who are also dedicated educators with a passion for passing on their skills and love of music. When ensembles aren’t rehearsing, they’ll get to explore and…

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Festival at Carnegie Hall

Play on America’s greatest stage…

Designed to reward musical achievement, this elite festival invites accomplished choirs, bands and orchestras to perform at the world-famous Carnegie Hall on the Ronald O Perelman Stage. Selected ensembles work directly with world-renowned conductors and adjudicators who are also dedicated educators with a passion for passing on their skills and love of music. When ensembles aren’t rehearsing, they’ll get to explore and…

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Festival Options

ChoirBand & Instrumental

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For more information including festival dates and requirements, contact our team today!

Your Adventure

1 New York
  • Welcome to the Big Apple! Arrive in New York City and Check into your Manhattan Hotel.
  • Orientation Get your bearings with a brief orientation session and then hit the town! We can help you select the best dinner option for your group.
2 New York
  • Sightseeing Spend the day sightseeing! Your package includes admission to your choice of one sightseeing excursion - Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, Empire State Building, Top of the Rock, 9/11 Museum or One World Trade Center.
  • Broadway Show Directors will attend our special directors-only dinner before heading out with groups to see a Broadway show.
3 New York
  • Sightseeing You have the morning to catch up on any last minute sightseeing activities you haven't done yet, like China Town, the Highline, or the Financial District.
  • Perform at Carnegie Hall Step onto the Ronald O. Perelman stage in the Isaac Stern Auditorium as you and your students perform at Carnegie Hall!
4 Depart New York
  • Goodbye, New York! After a good night's rest, the choice is yours: depart at your leisure, or consider spending an extra day in The Big Apple! Your Festival Program Coordinator can help you arrange the perfect activities for your group to celebrate their performance at Carnegie Hall!

2022 Programme

NATIONAL YOUTH CHOIR

4-7 March | Performance: Sunday 6 March
Conductor: Jeffery Redding

18-21 March | Performance: Sunday 20 March
Conductors: Rollo Dilworth and Jeffery Ames

1-4 April | Performance: Sunday 3 April
Conductors: Jessica Nápoles and Tesfa Wondemagegnehu

MULTI-GENERATIONAL CHOIR

4-7 March | Performance: Sunday 6 March|
Conductor: Greg Gilpin

NATIONAL BAND & ORCHESTRA FESTIVAL

14-17 April | Performance: Friday 15 April
14-17 April | Performance: Saturday 16 April

INSTRUMENTAL FESTIVAL

3-6 March | Performance: Saturday 5 March

Inclusions

Ensembles attending Festival at Carnegie Hall experience the rich history and tradition of arts that are part of the diverse culture of New York City. Package includes:

  • Extensive group rehearsals with outstanding, internationally known adjudicators and conductors
  • Three nights hotel accommodations in quad rooms in a Manhattan hotel
  • Attendance at a Broadway show
  • Admission to your choice of one sightseeing excursion – Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island, Top of the Rock, Empire State Building, 9/11 Museum, or One World Trade Center
  • Audio CD of your performance (one CD per school)
  • Professional photo of group performance for each participant
  • Commemorative plaque for your school
  • Certificate of Achievement for each student
  • Commemorative program poster for director
  • The largest and most comprehensive insurance policy in the student travel field

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