Category Archives: yNews

yMusic returns to Sarasota Music Festival

Last summer, we had the privilege of being the first ever guest ensemble at the 50+ year Sarasota Music Festival, where we performed half a chamber music recital and gave a master class for festival participants. This year, we have the even greater honor of premiering SMF’s very first commissioned work. Luminous Bodies, written by […]

yMusic joins Paul Simon “Farewell Tour”

We are thrilled to announce that we will be joining “Homeward Bound- The Farewell Tour,” as featured performers alongside Paul Simon and his band. In Paul’s own words: I’ve often wondered what it would feel like to reach the point where I’d consider bringing my performing career to a natural end. Now I know: it feels […]

“God Only Knows” w/ John Legend

Every year, the Grammy Awards dedicates a special segment to notable musicians who have passed on. As we all know, 2016 was a particularly devastating year in that regard, and the In Memoriam segment was especially important. Ten-time award-winner, John Legend, was asked to sing the Beach Boys‘ classic, “God Only Knows,” and his producer, […]

yMusic selected for New Music USA Impact Fund

New Music USA and yMusic are thrilled to introduce the inaugural cohort of the NYC New Music Impact Fund. The Impact Fund represents the first major effort to aggregate and amplify the voice of the New York new music community online. It supports new residency relationships, provides general operating support, and leverages New Music USA’s online platform […]