Founded by Iris Derke (General Director) and Jonathan Griffith (Artistic Director and Principal Conductor), Distinguished Concerts International is driven by passion, innovative vision, a total belief in its artists, and unwavering commitment to bringing forth unforgettable audience experiences.

With over 25 combined years of experience, DCINY is a creative producing entity that is a talent incubator and a presenter of broadly accessible, world-class musical entertainment in New York City. It presents concerts at venues such as Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall, among other places.