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Mencius Society for the Arts
243 Grand Street, 3 Fl.
New York, NY 10002
Tel: 212-431-7373

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Board Members & Staff

General Administration: Thalia Bloom -
Executive Director: Julie Tay -
Treasurer/ Artistic Director: Xiao Xiannian -
Program Director: Tommie Carter -
Director of Promo & Marketing: Fanny Lawren -
Director of Facility: Jerry Yee -

  • Chairperson/President: David Bloom
  • Legal Advisor: Ted Cox
  • Financial Advisor: John Eng
  • Program Advisory: Zhang Xuesheng, Cao Bao'an, Peter Rushefsky, Ka Kam Chui
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NYC Chinese Music Youth Award
DEADLINE: October 14, 2015
Download application here

Cultural Heritage Workshop
members of the Mencius Youth Orchestra perform on stage

Youth Orchestra performance

For more information on courses, browse our bulletin here.



In-House News

Sept 19, 2015

Mencius Youth Chinesse Orchestra (MYCO), our senior youth orchestra, performed at Staten Island's Snug Harbor for the mid-autumn fesitval on September 19, 2015. Stay tuned for more updates!


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