Gotham SINGS! Showcase

Ensemble Showcase

gotham-logo-e1420591247785This annual Spotlight Performance Series is SECHRIST TRAVEL’s PREMIER Ensemble Showcase Event, designed to present outstanding bands, choirs, orchestras, and music programs in World Class venues throughout New York City.  This event celebrates specially invited ensembles being featured in a 35-minute solo performance in Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall, under the direction of their own ensemble conductor(s). Repertoire is varied and will showcase the high caliber abilities and talents of the invited ensembles.

We would be delighted to feature your ensemble on this series and share the stage with other qualified ensembles at legendary Carnegie Hall!

2017 DATES – April 1 and April 9

Gotham SINGS! Collegiate Choral Showcase

April 1, 2017 Performers:

  • The Washington and Lee University Singers (VA) – Dr. Shane M. Lynch, conductor
  • University of Louisville Cardinal Singers (KY) – Dr. Kent E. Hatteberg, conductor
  • University of Washington Chamber Singers (WA) – Dr. Geoffrey Paul Boers, conductor
  • University of Washington Chorale (WA) – Dr. Giselle Wyers, conductor


April 9, 2017 Performers:

  • The Oslo Chamber Choir (Norway) – Håkon Daniel Nysted, conductor
  • Vandaleers Concert Choir, University of Idaho (ID) – Dr. Michael Murphy, conductor


  • Collegiate Showcase
  • High School Showcase
  • Band & Orchestra Showcase

Your Gotham SINGS! Experience Includes:

  • Participation in the Gotham SINGS! Ensemble Showcase
  • Concert Management
    • concert venue: CARNEGIE HALL – ISAAC STERN AUDITORIUM        
    • maintenance/stage crew
    • house management and ushers
    • ticket service
    • publicity
    • audience development
    • official event marquee poster
    • official concert PLAYBILL
  • A commemorative plaque and a framed replica of the Festival Marquee Poster for each ensemble


  • A complete Itinerary handbook for your use
  • Luggage Tags for each participant
  • Full support of a dedicated Tour Manager and Account Manager to handle the planning aspects of your performance
  • $2M Sechrist Travel Tour Liability Insurance coverage
  • SECHRIST TRAVEL Assistance 24/7 with Emergency Mobile Phone Number


Participation Cost Does Not Include

  • Transportation to/from NYC (can be arranged by Sechrist Travel upon request)
  • Lodging in NYC (can be arranged by Sechrist Travel upon request)
  • Group Meals (can be arranged by Sechrist Travel upon request)
  • Sightseeing activities, including Broadway Show attendance (can be arranged by Sechrist Travel upon request)
  • Medical & Trip Protection insurance – *can be provided by TripAssure through SECHRIST TRAVEL
  • Items of a personal nature (laundry, internet and phone charges, souvenirs, etc.) and any other items not mentioned as included.
  • Anything not mentioned in “Your Tour Experience Includes” above
  • Portage of luggage, optional excursions, independent meals, and any items not mentioned as included
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