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Distinguished Concerts International New York

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There are truly no words available to accurately describe our experience with DCINY and our... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2019
keiwalk
Wonderful experience singing in Carnegie Hall under the banner of Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY)

I had the honor of joining my voice with nearly 400 other singers to perform Handel's Messiah in... read more

Reviewed December 17, 2018
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Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY) is the leading producer of dynamically charged musical excellence. With its unforgettable concert experiences in renowned venues, empowering educational programs, and its global community of...more
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Reviewed January 3, 2019

There are truly no words available to accurately describe our experience with DCINY and our performance at Carnegie Hall. We were chosen to participate in Joseph M. Martin's presentation of "The Winter Rose" in November and let me just say that the experience will live...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

Having paid a very large sum of money to perform, the stage was hugely over crowded. With people fainting beside me it felt unsafe. To be told, ‘well either stand side ways or share music’ was not what I was expecting. I have given you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 17, 2018

I had the honor of joining my voice with nearly 400 other singers to perform Handel's Messiah in Carnegie Hall on November 25th 2018. I've been in the annual Messiah Refreshed chorus since the inaugural concert eight years ago. As with past concerts, the experience...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank finleywoolstontenor
DCINY, Public Relations Manager at Distinguished Concerts International New York, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2019

Hello Finley, Thank you for your honest and thorough review. We love seeing your face every year and hearing your voice on our concert series and consider you part of the DCINY Family. Happy Holidays!

Reviewed December 16, 2018

What do you imagine a "Gala Dinner" to be? Perhaps sat at a table looking forward to a 3 course meal? Waiter service? White table-cloths perhaps? Wrong! To DCINY it means a buffet in the basement of pub. Like many others in November we were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
4  Thank Fleeced
Reviewed December 9, 2018

Our choir paid to go to Carnegie Hall to sing, through DCINY. The cost was astronomical and definitely over priced. The experience was poor. The company cut corners and treated people very poorly. Our choir was informed that the event was a sell out, there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
4  Thank musicalchorus
IrisDNYC, Owner at Distinguished Concerts International New York, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

Hello ‘musical chorus’. First I would like to thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent experience with DCINY. It is through feedback like yours that we maintain and, where necessary, improve upon what we provide for our performers. As General...More

Reviewed December 6, 2018

Over priced. As choir members we were treated like cattle. No refreshments during rehearsals. Condescending staff only interested in pushing us, rushing us in to and out of Carnegie Hall. Gala dinner was a poor buffet in the basement of a pub. This company took...More

Date of experience: November 2018
5  Thank Sue B
IrisDNYC, Owner at Distinguished Concerts International New York, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

Thank you Sue for your posting. We are sorry to hear that the experience with DCINY did not live up to your expectations. At DCINY we work every day to create and curate a concert experience that is meaningful, memorable and powerful for performers and...More

Reviewed November 29, 2018

Our church choir was invited last November of 2017 to be a part of DCINY's 2018 Thanksgiving "Messiah Refreshed". While you do pay for singing with DCINY at Carnegie Hall, it is so well worth the experience. Dr. Johathan Griffith, Co-Founder, Artistic Director & Principal...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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DCINY, Public Relations Manager at Distinguished Concerts International New York, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2018

Hello Joyce, Wow! What a fantastic review, we are so pleased you had your dream fulfilled and hope you know that you and Chancel Choir are welcome back to perform with DCINY at any time! Happy Holidays!

Reviewed November 27, 2018

The Calgary Central SDA Church choir (Alberta, Canada) was invited by DCINY to sing with a mass choir of 275 singers and orchestra for the world premier performance of Pepper Choplin's new Christmas cantata - Christmas Presence. This occurred Nov 18, 2018. The organization did...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sandra M
DCINY, Public Relations Manager at Distinguished Concerts International New York, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2018

Hello Sandra, Thank you for your fabulous review! We loved having The Calgary Central SDA Church choir with us at Carnegie Hall in November and hope you will come back again soon! Happy Holidays!

Reviewed July 22, 2018

Our Canadian church choir from St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church in Kitchener, ON was invited by DCINY to sing in a massed choir at Carnegie Hall after they viewed our YouTube Easter concert in 2017. Since we hadn't sent in an audition video, it was incredibly...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sarah S
DCINY, Public Relations Manager at Distinguished Concerts International New York, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

Sarah, thank you for your outstanding review! We are flattered to read your kind words and hope to see you and the church choir from St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church on our series soon!

Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Our church choir was invited to join a choir of 250 in singing a piece by composer Pepper Choplin, performed at Carnegie Hall. It was an exhilarating experience for all of us. DCINY staff made all of the arrangements easy for the groups and worked...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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DCINY, Public Relations Manager at Distinguished Concerts International New York, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

Hi Rich, thank you for your great review and kind words about our staff. We look forward to singing with you and your choir again soon!

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All well worth it from my point of view. We did get water at all rehearsals; they made accommodations for anyone disabled. We sang to a sold out house! An experience beyond explanation. Considering flights, hotel, the... More
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