The mission of the ACDA is to inspire excellence in choral music through education, performance, composition, and advocacy.
Manhattan Concert Productions
Our byline is more than a slogan – we promise our commitment to musicianship, hospitality and value. Through our various programs and offerings, it is our goal to collaborate with you in meeting the particular performance and travel needs of your ensemble this year.
Choirs of all ages can participate in our Masterworks Series
, or Debut Series
with performance opportunities at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Kennedy Center or Orchestra Hall, Chicago. A list of our nationally recognized conductor/clinicians is available on this site. Vocal and instrumental jazz ensembles are cordially invited to our 11th annual New York City Jazz Festival
at the lovely Jazz at Lincoln Center site on Manhattan's Columbus Circle. Concert bands and orchestras will want to consider ensemble performance through either our Debut Series
in several cities, or the National Band and Orchestra Festival
in New York and Chicago. MCP is pleased to announce the addition of our new Broadway Series for participating choirs that will feature two events in 2012: 1) a concert version of the Tony Award winning musical, Ragtime, featuring professional leads, orchestra, and director; 2) a concert presentation of musical theatre selections from various shows, both presented in New York City’s acclaimed Lincoln Center.
In addition to festival participation at renowned venues, we have divisions within MCP that offer individually tailored travel for all ensembles with your choice of itinerary and music content. MCP International
is dedicated to full-service international travel and ensemble performance. Overseas opportunities include tailored tours to Italy, Baltic and Nordic countries, Germany, Austria, Prague, England, Scotland, and the Czech Republic, South Africa, Hungary. MCP Travel Services
is specializes in providing additional services for MCP festivals and custom designed domestic tours for choirs, bands, orchestras, and theater groups.
Embarking on our 14th season, we look forward to including you in the MCP family of participating ensembles during the 2013 season! Please let us know how we can be helpful.
(877) or (212) 279-1147