Alex Canovas / Artistic Director


“Michael Kerschner conducts this energetic choir of twentysomethings in a pair of exquisite sacred works.”
TimeOut New York, Events, March 2, 2012

“It’s amazing what a slight change of formation can do for a performance. A choir need not leap about to provide a little visual interest.”
ChoralNet, Stick Time: Formation, October 28, 2011

Celebrating our 10th Anniversary and visionary Artistic Director Michael Kerschner, YNYC is “overwhelmed by our audience and their enthusiastic willingness to go on what ever musical journey we have to offer them.”
Vocal Area Network, The little choir that could: The Young New Yorkers’ Chorus celebrates its first 10 years, October 25, 2010

“YNYC was founded not to be “just another choir” but to give young people a place to sing, a community to be a part of, and a chance to give New York a voice of inspiration.”
Vocal Area Network, The Young New Yorkers’ Chorus: A Choir to Inspire, November 18, 2002