Concerts Calendar — 2016-2017 Season

October 23, 2016 — A special LICA Birthday Concert

Concert: A program featuring works by Murray Cohen, Marga Richter and Avraham Sternklar to honor their birthdays: October 21!

When: Sunday October 23, 2 PM

Where: Bryant Library, 2 Paper Mill Road, Roslyn, NY

Info: The artists are Andrea Lodge, piano, Phuc Phan, cello and Sara Parr, soprano

Composers: One work by each of the birthday composers and a new work by Herbert Deutsch.


November 2, 2016 — LICA in Moscow

Concert: LICA in Moscow

When: November 2, time TBD

Where: Skryabin Museum, Moscow

Info: Leonard Lehrman, piano; Helene Williams, soprano

Composers: Music by LICA members Leonard Lehrman, Joel Mandelbaum, Alla Pavlova, Nataliya Medvedovskaya and Ellie Siegmeister, along with Alexander Skryabin and Sergei Slonimsky.


November 13, 2016 — Hofstra University

Concert: A program combining the American Chamber Ensemble and the L.I. Composers Alliance. A very special program featuring the combination of “live” art and music.

When: November 13, 2016 3 PM

Where: Monroe Lecture Center Theater, Hofstra University

Info: This program is a special collaboration with the American Chamber Ensemble and the artist Alan Bull.

Composers: Herbert Deutsch, Laurence Dresner, Meyer Kupferman, Leonard Lehrman, Nataliya Medvedovskaya, George Cork Maul, Julie Mandel, Herbert Rothgarber, Dana Richardson


December 3, 2016 — LICA in Perugia, Italy

Concert: Enchanted Cities

When: December 3, 9 p.m.

Where: School of Sacred Music, Corso Cavour, Perugia, Italy

Info: Performers are Fabrizio D’Antonio on vibraphone, Maria Chiara Fiorucci on harp, Ermanno Vallini on cello, Michele Fiorucci on piano, Terry Keevil on oboe.

Composers: Works by Marga Richter, Dana Richardson, Jay Anthony Gach, Jennifer Tibbetts and George Cork Maul


March 21, 2017 — LICA Jazz with texts by African-American Poets at John Birks Gillespie Theater

When:             Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Concert:          Jazz from LICA composers on Texts by African-American poets

Where:           The John Birks Gillespie Theater, Bahai Center, East 11th Street, Manhattan

Info:               Performers include Tara Nova, Cecilia Tenconi, Debbie Stevens, Paul Hefner

Composers:     jay Anthony Gach, Paul Hefner, Henry Martin, Hale Smith


June 11, 2017 – LICA Music By and For Students, Hofstra University

Concert: LICA Music By and For Students

When: June 11, 2 p.m.

Where: Monroe Concert Hall, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY 11549, Tel – 516-799-8815

Info: Works to be performed are chosen by composer members of L.I.C.A. This concert also includes students performing the music of LICA composers. In addition to the performance, there will be prizes for outstanding compositions. A $50 CASH AWARD will be presented to the student composers in three age categories. These categories will be (1) a composer 11 or under, (2) a composer between 12 and 14, and (3) a composer above 15. The works will be judged by the L.I.C.A. Program Committee and the most outstanding AWARD WINNERS WILL ALSO PERFORM THEIR WORKS AT THE LONG ISLAND COMPOSERS ALLIANCE PROFESSIONAL ANNIVERSARY CONCERT ON JUNE 6, 2017.

June 16, 2017 – LICA 45th Anniversary Concert

Concert: A program featuring the music of Long Island Composers

When: Friday June 16, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Where: The South Huntington Public Library, 145 Pidgeon Hll Road, South Huntington.

Info: The concert will feature the gifted young composers who have been awarded the Arline Diamond Memorial Award for their performances at the annual “Music By and For Students Concert” earlier this month.

Composers: Richard Brooks, Herbert Deutsch, Jane Leslie, Marga Richter, Frank Retzel, Herbert Rothgarber


July 22, 2017 – LICA Concert in Assisi, Italy

When: At Assisi Suono Sacro Festival, July 20-22. Details TBA

Info: Concert managers Jay Anthony Gach and George Cork Maul