Monday, April 10, 2017

Youth Works and ComposerCraft:
Zodiac CompositeS

Metropolis Ensemble’s education program Youth Works and The Kaufman Music Center’s ComposerCraft and join hands to give some gifted teenage composers the extraordinary opportunity to create and produce an original concert experience, from developing program notes and marketing texts to writing the actual music itself, performed by Metropolis Ensemble’s world-class musical artists. Featuring composers: Austin Celestin, Graydon Hanson, Yusei Hata, Elisha Jimenez, Noah Savage, Sara Stebbins, and Misha Swersey.

Friday, April 28th, 2017
Sunday April 30th, 2017

Sean Lee and John Roberts:
Caprices and Mutations

Violin virtuoso Sean Lee (“breathtakingly beautiful” - New York Times) and electronic musician/composer John Roberts construct a unique dialogue between Paganini’s ‘Caprices’ and Roberts’ own ‘Mutations.’

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Bridget kibbey:
atlas III

For the final installment of Bridget Kibbey’s Atlas series, join Bridget and João Luiz-Rezende for an interactive conversation about their evolving collaboration and be the first to preview this exciting new work in process.


Metropolis Ensemble now makes radio! We sat down with composer and one-woman orchestra Emily Wells for our very first podcast.



Because of the generous support of our followers, Metropolis Ensemble is thrilled to offer our new home at 1 Rivington as a space for new works of music to take shape at little to no cost to our artists. Select artists are given the opportunity not only to share finished works, but to use this space as ideas are crafted into tangible realities.