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  • DiMenna Center for CLassical Music 450 West 37th Street New York, NY, 10018 United States (map)

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

Team registration for the NYC songSLAM is $20/team and will open on November 18th at 6pm EST HERE (click the link when live!). Please note that traditionally, slots tend to fill up in under 30 minutes. Teams will be announced by email no later than one week after registration closes. Unsuccessful teams will have their registration money refunded.

Tickets will go on sale HERE on November 18th, 2020

Click HERE for detailed event information and competition rules.

Earlier Event: January 9
songSLAM Minneapolis
Later Event: January 25
songSLAM Cincinnati