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Some of the venues for our upcoming concerts are closed resulting in postponed Quintet of the Americas events

Please keep checking back at our website to get the latest information.
Thank you always for your continued support and understanding. Please stay healthy!


Concerts Cancelled in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Check out our YouTube page for so many past concerts,
and special productions for schools and online learning!

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Thursday, May 14, 2021 at 11AM

Concert in time of COVID 19 - Concert #1

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Quintet of the Americas 40 Years of Commissioning

Quintet of the Americas presents a concert of past performances of selections chosen from over 100 pieces commissioned in the last 40 years. The first of several of these concerts, this one features Te sorprende? 2:37 and Provincianita 1:00:30 by Jorge Olaya Muñoz, Mannahatta Windows by Robert Deemer 7:23, A Hug for Pixinga by Gaudencio Thiago de Mello 18:24, Music for Bayside by Lembit Beecher 27:10, Arkansas Reel by James Cohn 36:56, Dream Song from Vision III by Judith Sainte Croix 43:45, and Variable Winds by Daniel Ott 49:20. Closing music Sourwood Mountain Variations by James Cohn 1:03:39.

This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. This program is made possible with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council. Additional funding comes from The Jarvis and Constance Doctorow Family Foundation and generous individuals. All rights reserved.

Copyright © 2021 Quintet of the Americas, Inc. For more information visit www.quintet.org

Music from the best of over 100 of our commissions from the past 40 years.

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Thursday, May 14, 2021 at 11AM

The Only Thing You Need Is Me by Renée Manning

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See the Quintet performing with vocalist Renée Manning, Earl McIntyre, tuba, and Carlos Maldonado, percussion, The arrangement is by Earl McIntyre.

Quintet of the Americas performs with Renée Manning, vocalist, Earl McIntyre, tuba, and Carlos Maldonado, percussion. Arrangement by Earl McIntyre. Karla Moe, flute, Matt Sullivan, oboe, Benjamin Baron, clarinet, Sasha Gee Enegren, bassoon, Barbara Oldham, horn. Recorded on October 9, 2018 at James L. Dolan Recording Studio, NYU Steinhardt, New York University, NYC Recording engineer: David Merrill Graphics: Darius Farhoumand

Copyright © 2021 Quintet of the Americas, Inc.

Music from the best of over 100 of our commissions from the past 40 years.

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These programs are made possible with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council. Additional funding comes from Bloomberg Philanthropies, The Jarvis and Constance Doctorow Family Foundation, the Meet the Composer's Cary New Music Performance Fund and the Aaron Copland Fund for Music. Special thanks to the Hon. Helen Marshall, Borough President of Queens, and the Queens Delegation to the New York City Council.

For Quintet of the Americas press inquires, contact Jeffrey James Arts Consulting at 516-586-3433 or jamesarts@att.net.


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Beginning December 5th and continuing through December 12th

Latin American Culture Week 2020

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We are honored to be part of this year's Latin America Culture Week in New York City.

We will be presenting a virtual video concert featuring the World Premiere of The Year 2020 by world renowned Uruguayan-American composer and conductor José Serebrier and Retropectives which we commissioned in 2015 by Colombian-American Harold Gutiérrez.

All of the CACW 2020 events will be available for viewing online 24 hours a day at
http://www.lacw.net/ beginning December 5th and continuing through December 12th.

Tickets are only $5.00 and will be required for each event. In response to the global Covid-19 pandemic and its effects on live performance, participating artists will receive 90% of all ticket sales.

We hope you all stay healthy and safe!
Best to all of you from Quintet of the Americas

This program is made possible with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council. Additional funding comes from The Jarvis and Constance Doctorow Family Foundation and generous individuals. Special thanks to the Hon. Donovan Richards, Borough President of Queens, and the Queens Delegation to the New York City Council.

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