LADIES FIRST 2016  - We're All Immigrants GALLERY 

center for music and #collaborative arts

LADIES FIRST 2013-15 GALLERY 

We are thrilled to bring you the fourth production of Ladies First. Our theme this year isImmigration.

The event will take place on October 2nd 2016 at the The Marc A. Scorca Hall of Opera America at 7 pm. This multi-faceted event, celebrating women and their achievements across disciplines will consist a reception, award ceremony, concert and an after-party.

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2016 Sponsors

With the intention of women empowering other women through art, this innovative concert series is a celebration of their local and global accomplishments.
Lynn Bechtold, Milica Paranosic and Keve Wilson—the founders of Ladies First—are three women at the cutting edge of NYC’s contemporary music scene, and they are forging a new path in this creative concept of concert production.

New York Women Composers

We will feature work of ten contemporary female composers, including Tania León,Kamala Sankaram, Tamar MuskalMilica Paranosic and others, played by some of the New York City's finest musicians.

music is not a privilege. it's a necessity.

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Ladies First - We’re all Immigrants is funded in part with a grant from New York Women Composers