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  • Cary Hall, DiMenna Center 450 West 37th St. New York, NY, 10018 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 FULL and now closed!  For complete NYC songSLAM rules please click here.  Tickets for the competition are $20 and have historically sold out early!

Earlier Event: January 16
songSLAM Toronto
Later Event: March 26
spevSLAM Slovenia