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  • Cary Hall, Dimenna Center 450 W 37th St New York, NY USA (map)

1st event of the 2019 songSLAM FESTIVAL

The flagship event for Sparks & Wiry Cries, the NYC songSLAM is a unique competition for emerging composer/performer teams to premiere new art song. In the poetry-slam tradition, audience members vote on their favorite performances, and $2,000 in cash prizes are awarded.

Team registration for the NYC songSLAM is $15 and will open HERE (click the link!) at 6pm on Monday November 19th.  For complete NYC songSLAM rules please click here.  Tickets for the competition are $20 and have historically sold out early!

Later Event: January 18
Word of Mouth: Mark Campbell in Song