YPC named “Choir of the World” at International Choral Kathaumixw

Young People’s Chorus of New York City, conducted by Associate Artistic Director Elizabeth Núñez, is named “Choir of the World” at the International Choral Kathaumixw in Powell River, British Columbia, Canada. This marks the first time in the festival’s history that a North American chorus has achieved this honor.

Musical America’s 2018 Educator of the Year

In the fall of 2017, it was announced that Founder and Artistic Director Francisco J. Núñez had been awarded the prestigious Musical America Educator of the Year Award for 2018. In the 57-year history of Musical America’s awards, only four other individuals have been given this honor.

YPC Featured on NBC-TV Holiday Telecasts

The choristers are featured artists in two NBC-TV national telecasts: The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony in Rockefeller Center.

New Home in Lincoln Center

YPC moves into its new home across from Lincoln Center, a state-of-the-art headquarters equipped with offices for artistic and administrative staff.