Founded in 2004 by world-renowned concert-pianist, pedagogue, and impresario Lynn Czae, the New York Classical Music Society has quickly become one of the world’s foremost organizations in presenting today’s elite classical music’s performers before the international public. Concerts, master-classes, lecture-recitals, orchestral events, festivals, and operas, number amount the myriad of activities which the NYCMS presents annually on three continents.
Drawn from amongst the pre-eminent performers in their respective fields, NYCMS’s roster includes distinguished pianists, string and wind virtuosi, conductors, composers, and rising stars from the worlds of song and opera. Venues where events and festivals are presented include the leading stages of today’s classical music “global village”—New York City, London, Seoul, Paris,Edinburgh,Venice, Kiev, Bern, Geneva,Tokyo, Beijing, Shanghai, Hochiminh etc.
The New York Classical Music Society is a fully incorporated, non-profit organization, collaborating regularly with some of the world’s leading Arts institutions including the: Milano Metro Orchestra, New York Repertory Orchestra,Chamber Music Society of Southern California, Seoul Chamber Ensemble, Bartok Society of California, Central Florida Wind Chamber, Erato Ensemble, Dawn and Dust Festivals, and United Artist Guild. In addition to its main focus, the genres of Film, Cinematography, Visual Arts, and Jazz number among the aesthetic directives of the organization.
BOARD of DIRECTORS:
Lynn Czae—President and Executive Director ( 2004- )
Denis S. Janssens - Europe Artistic Director ( 2017-)
Rick H.Heymann - International Relation ( 2017-)
Stanley Alexandrowicz— USA Artistic Director ( 2013- )
YuJung Bae - Voice Competition Director ( 2016- )
Leah D. Li—Director of Competition & NYCMS-China ( 2014- )
Young June Park, Ph.D. - NYCMS Asia Development Advisory
Stefano Miceli— New York Director ( 2016-2017) & NYCMS-Italy ( 2014-2016)
Gloria K. Kwon—Director NYCMS-Korea (2014- 2016)
Minji Noh- Director of Chamber Music Society of Southern California( 2010-12)