September 13th at ISSUE Project Room

Musicambia is thrilled to collaborate with PEN America for Break Out: Voices From the Inside, an official event of the Brooklyn Book Festival at ISSUE Project Room on September 13th. This will be a powerful night of award-winning work from PEN America’s 2018 Prison Writing Contest! Writers and artists in prison and the outside stage […]

NY1 feature about Musicambia

We’re thrilled to have been the subject of a recent episode of NY1’s Spotlight with Stephanie Simon. Below is a piece written by Stephanie Simon for the NY1 Website. Bringing the power of music to inmates at Sing Sing By Stephanie Simon  |  August 4, 2018 @7:30 PM It’s a strange feeling to enter a […]

David Crosby & Friends – A Benefit Concert for Musicambia

Musicambia is excited to present a benefit concert, featuring an intimate performance by two-time Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee David Crosby and friends on Saturday, April 21st at the Cutting Room in NYC. The acclaimed folk rock pioneer Crosby will be joined by special guests Mike League (Snarky Puppy), Becca Stevens, Michelle Willis […]

Meet our new Development Assistant!

We’re thrilled to welcome Development Assistant, Stephanie LoTempio, to the Musicambia team. Find out more about her below! Tell us a little bit about your background, in terms of both your artistic and non-profit experience. I am a current Masters Candidate in Flute Performance at New York University, studying under contemporary flutist and composer Robert […]

Save the Date: Musicambia Gala on May 8th!

Please save the date and join us on Tuesday, May 8th for Musicambia’s Annual Gala at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music. The evening will feature performances by alumni of the Musicambia at Sing Sing Program as well as members of our faculty.  Doors will open at 7:30pm and musical performances will run throughout the […]

Support from the D’Addario Foundation

Musicambia is thrilled to announce we’ve received a grant from the The D’Addario Foundation to support the FY18 Musicambia at Sing Sing Program! We are so grateful to the D’Addario Foundation for their continued support and belief in our programs.  

How Gradutes From the World’s Most Prestigious Music Schools Created One Mega Ensemble

Musicambia’s Executive Director, Nathan Schram, is featured in this recent article in Playbill about Ensemble Connect, a fellowship program run by Carnegie Hall, the Weill Music Institue, the Juilliard School and the NYC Department of Education. Nathan’s participation in Ensemble Connect led him to create Musicambia. Continue reading over at Playbill.

New York State Regional Economic Development Council Grant

Musicambia is thrilled to announce we’ve been awarded a $27,000 grant from New York State’s Regional Economic Development Council (RED C) to expand Development Director, Jessie Kilguss’ position in 2018. This grant will allow Jessie to devote more time to fundraising and strategically building Musicambia. This award is invaluable in terms of helping Musicambia sustainably […]

New York State Council on the Arts Grant Award

Musicambia is thrilled to announce we’ve been awarded a 3-year grant from the New York State Council on the Arts, to help support the Musicambia at Sing Sing Program. We will receive $13,000 a year, for the next three years, from NYSCA with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York Legislature, […]