Welcome to Mencius Society & East River

All about arts & learning!

Based in New York City's Chinatown, Mencius Society for the Arts (MSA) is a non-profit organization committed to the preservation and flourish of folk and oral traditions.

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Upcoming! Feb 28, 2015 Workshop and Performance

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NYC Chinese Music Youth Award
DEADLINE: October 6, 2014
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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

On November 8, 2014

Students playing in the Nov 8, 2014 concert

Young musicians show off their talents and hard work during our November 8, 2014 Concert. Congratulations to all who participated. Stay tuned for more updates!


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