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About the gig Friday June 16th

INOTE: Arrival time is now 5:00 PM!!

Click here for the performance notice.


... and we start again on Sept. 11th

Download a practice file for the This Land coda here.
(See "DOWNLOADING" below for how to save this file)

R.I.P. Ricky Eisenberg—see his niece's obit here.

Section leaders, please let Jesse, our librarian (, know if you can help with providing the repertoire for the new members in your section on Monday night!

You will receive specific information and performance notices about the gigs listed above soon. 

Rehearsal files for We Are the Champions have been posted, see below.


View the slide show from our Nov. 2016 concert! Download
... and here are some pictures from the concert

Remembering Henry Foner, a friend of the chorus:
obituary here

"We are the Champions (Workers)" audio files (click on your part):
Soprano 1
Soprano 2

: to keep a recording, click on the link; you should be asked whether to save. If you choose SAVE, the MP3 or MP4 or WAV file will then be in your default Download folder. (In Firefox, just click on the link, then do a SAVE PAGE while the song plays)

Download the 2016-17 Rehearsal schedule here (2 pages).

If you are missing any of the songs listed each week, please contact your section leader. Section Leaders, please contact Jesse at if you need copies of any of the songs!!!



Check for upcoming events to the right>>>


Words for Simple Song of Freedom are here

New words for Which Side Are You On are here.

New verse for This Land is Your Land is here.

Download the Tina Sizwe Alto file.....

See the "Performance schedule" in the right panel

Rehearsal files:

Ain't You Got a right: Soprano/ Alto/ Tenor/ Bass
Life on Earth: Soprano / Alto / Tenor / Bass
How can I keep from singing: Soprano / Alto / Tenor / Bass
To My Old Brown Earth: Soprano1/ Soprano2 & Alto1 /Alto2 / Tenor / Bass
Song of Peace: Soprano1 / Soprano 2 / Alto / Tenor / Bass
Give me your tired: Soprano1 / Soprano 2 / Alto / Tenor / Bass
If you can walk: Soprano / Alto / Tenor / Bass

Financial statement for 2013 here.

Contributions: the front page of our site now has a DONATE button (lower left). You can direct friends, family, & other supporters there.

RECORDINGS from the MLK Day event at Dennis's church...

Note: clicking on these will take you off this page

Stand up for workers
Do you hear the people sing
Ain't you got a right
Simple song of freedom
Song of Peace

Thanks to Elliot Greene for the videos!

PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE - Please note these dates; details will be announced as we get closer to each date.

June 16 (Friday, evening):

HVArsdale school of Empire State College, graduation at Columbia U.

June 22-24 Great Labor Arts Exchange


Events of interest:

Friday, June 9th & Saturday, June 10th: Semi-Annual Choral & Orchestra Concert featuring Jana's Senior Chorus at LaGuardia High School @ 7:30 pm (works by Bach, Mozart, Bernstein, Ravel, Whitacre, and Vaughan Williams). 


Videos of earlier chorus performances (Christmas at MetLife):

Something Inside So Strong
Do You Hear the People Sing?
We Are the Champions

(These probably can't be made public because of copyrights, but you can share them privately. Right-click on the link and choose "copy link location." Then paste the resulting URL into an email to your friend)

If you are missing any of the repertoire listed each week, please email or call your section leader ASAP. Your section leader will then forward this information to the NYCLC librarian. See your section leader at the rehearsal for the copies.

Please do not pick up music if you did not contact your section leader.

Section Leaders

Soprano 1
Soprano 2
Alto 1
Alto 2
Georgia Wever
Judy Kleinberg
Susan Zugaib
Mimi Bluestone
Brent Kramer
Eugene Hamond
Librarian: Jesse Kasowitz,