The series aims to present artists that are both superb musicians in their own right and cultural ambassadors of myriad social and musical traditions, creating a vibrant space and a unique opportunity to hear distinctive and significant music.
Watch over 120 original performances recorded from musicians' homes across the Americas during quarantine.
Watch memorable past Music of the Americas performances at Americas Society.
The Momenta Quartet musicians and composers featured in the 2021 Momenta Festival discuss the inspiration behind their selected pieces and personal connections with each other.
The MetLife Foundation Music of the Americas Concert Series is made possible by the generous support of Presenting Sponsor MetLife Foundation.
The Spring-Summer 2021 Music program is also supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.
Additional support comes from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Smart Family Foundation of New York, The Amphion Foundation, Inc., the Aaron Copland Fund for Music, the Alice M. Ditson Fund, and The Augustine Foundation.