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Momenta Festival: Atmospheres

October 17, 2018

Momenta Quartet returns to Americas Society for night 3 of their fourth annual festival with "Atmospheres," curated by Momenta violinist Emilie-Anne Gendron. ... Read More

Film: Nelson Freire

April 18, 2018

Come see the award-winning documentary on the life and work of Brazilian concert pianist Nelson Freire, who will attend the screening. ... Read More

New York Guitar Seminar: Brazil

June 27, 2018

For the tenth year, Music of the Americas and New York Guitar Seminar team up to present some of the best guitar music from the Americas. This concert highlights Brazil, with Newman Oltman Guitar Duo and special guest João Luiz. ... Read More

New Opera: Kamchatka

June 05, 2018

In collaboration with the Centro de Experimentación del Teatro Colón, Americas Society presents the U.S. premiere production of Daniel D'Adamo's first opera, Kamchatka, at Dixon Place. ... Read More

Ensemble Almaviva: Intime

June 04, 2018

In their New York debut, Paris-based chamber group Ensemble ALMAVIVA presents an intimate evening of music, including works by Alberto Ginastera (Argentina), Javier Álvarez (Mexico), and Iván Solano (Spain/France). ... Read More

The Gaviláns: A Family in Music

April 26, 2018

The April 26 concert celebrates the rich musical contributions of world-renowned Cuban conductor/composer Guido López-Gavilán, with performances by his two sons Ilmar (violin) and Aldo (piano) alongside mezzo-soprano Anna Tonna, pianist Cristina Altamura, percussionists David Degge and Adam Sliwinski (Sō Percussion), and Os Ensemble, led by Raquel Klein.   ... Read More

An Attempt to Become Modern

May 10, 2018

Professor Iliana Cepero (The New School), independent cultural historian Celeste Olalquiaga, and artist Gustavo Prado will discuss specific incomplete architectural and urbanistic projects in Venezuela, Brazil, and Cuba, focused on interrupted and inconclusive buildings that account for transformations at the political and social level.  ... Read More