S.E.M. Ensemble


Upcoming Performances

SEM Emerging Composers Workshop will take place form February 9-13 with a performance on Februrary 13th at Willow Place Auditorium.

SEM will perform "For Philip Guston" at Willow Place Auditorium on March 23rd.


Contact Us

S.E.M. Ensemble, Inc.
25 Columbia Place
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Phone: (718) 488-7659

Contact Dexter Dine, Coordinator at:

Emerging Composers & Henry Threadgill: Reading Workshop Concert


Emerging Composers Workshop Concert

Wednesday February 13

- at -

Willow Place Auditorium

26 Willow Place, Brooklyn NY

S.E.M. Ensemble

Petr Kotik, Director

Thomas Buckner, Baritone


Ian Davis - Additive Counterpoint Study

Henry Threadgill - Poems for Voice

Greg McRae - whose that (dedicated to Henry Threadgill)

Cory Bracken - Brux

Anna Heflin - Included / Excluded

Jonathan Delazer - Crhyps

Judith Berkson - Mineurj

Jon Myers - Daniel in Chicago

S.E.M. Ensemble’s 2018-19 season has been made possible with the generous support of the New York State Council on the Arts in partnership with Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. The season is funded in part by The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc., The Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University, The Amphion Foundation, The Low Road Foundation, The Phaedrus Foundation, Sheldon Berlow, Virginia Dwan, Martina Forman, Philip Foster, Allegra Fuller Snyder, Beth Greenberg and Jim Wright, Julian Lethbridge, and Rotraut Moquay-Klein. Special thanks to Paula Cooper, Jasper Johns, Werner Kramarsky, and Brooklyn District 33 Councilman Stephen T. Levin.


Recent News

Applications for Ostrava Days Institute 2019 are open until March 1st. Apply Here.

SEM's concert at Paula Cooper Gallery was mentioned in the New Yorker, check it out here.

Photos of SEM's concert at Paula Cooper Gallery on December 19th can be viewed here.