2016-17 Concert Season Schedule
Kaufman Music Center's Face the Music is the country's only youth ensemble dedicated to studying and performing music by living composers.
NEW VIDEO! Click here to watch Face the Music & Kronos Quartet at The Greene Space on March 7.
Sun, Apr 30, 2 pm
(Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens)
Face the Music Symphony and Kronos at Kaufman string quartets perform music by Face the Music composer-performers.
Mon, June 12, 7 pm
Solar Flare & Luna Lab: New Music by Women Composers
Roulette (509 Atlantic Ave., Brooklyn)
Featuring world premieres of three new works by teen composers selected to participate in the inaugural year of Luna Composition Lab, a new program for young women composers. The program also includes works by established composers, including Missy Mazzoli's "Still Life with Avalanche" and Julia Wolfe's "Tell Me Everything."
Sun, June 18, 6 pm
Season Finale Performance at Merkin Concert Hall
(129 W. 67th St.)
Face the Music Philharmonic performs the notoriously difficult “Son of Chamber Symphony” by John Adams. Also featuring Face the Music Symphony, Samurai Mama Big Band, Sound Bite Orchestra and more.
Wed, June 21, time & location TBA
Make Music New York
Face the Music’s Sound Bite Orchestra and Samurai Mama Big Band take part in the annual free musical celebration across NYC that takes place on the longest day of the year.