Quiet No More: A Choral Celebration of Stonewall
June 27, 2019 at 8pm
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall
NYCGMC commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising in NYC, as well as the 40th anniversary of the founding of NYCGMC, with a brand new choral music suite, co-commissioned by NYCGMC and the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles. The piece will have performances by choruses throughout the US in 2019, the largest collaboration in the history of LGBTQ choruses.
This new piece celebrates the legacy and worldwide changes that started from the events in June 1969. The protests at Stonewall lit the fire for PRIDE, the effects of which are still as vital today as they were 50 years ago. Quiet No More: A Choral Celebration of Stonewall50 marks the occasion of the first ever World Pride in New York, and is the Pride Month event you can’t miss.
Quiet No More features the voices of a group of diverse LGBTQ composers, including Julian Hornik (Dear Evan Hansen); Our Lady J (Pose, Transparent); Mike Shaieb (Through A Glass Darkly); Ann Hampton Callaway (singer/song-writer); Michael McElroy (Broadway Inspirational Voices, Rent); and Jane Ramseyer Miller (One Voice Chorus).
NYCGMC is pleased to welcome over 500 singers from across the country to the stage of Carnegie Hall:
ANNA Crusis (Philadelphia); Denver Men’s Chorus; Denver Women’s Chorus; Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles; Heartland Men’s Chorus (Kansas City, MI); OurSong (Atlanta); Palm Springs Gay Men’s Chorus; Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus; Stonewall Chorale (NYC); Triad Pride (North Carolina)
Tonewall: In Concert
June 6, 2019 at 7pm
DROM, 85 Avenue A
TONEWALL is the super-charismatic queer a cappella band of the New York City Gay Men’s Chorus. Living for the applause of a worthy cause, Tonewall entertains audiences with uplifting anthems, classic tunes, and sexy hits from today’s artists while promoting diversity, LGBTQ+ inclusion, and social equality. With the 50th anniversary of the rebellion at Stonewall — their namesake — Tonewall honors these heroes AND rocks the house with music and choreo! Come to Tonewall's first-ever solo show, bust out with Pride, and live your truth!