Music of the Americas

Music of the Americas seeks to further Americas Society’s mission by engaging artists and concertgoers alike in meaningful dialogue through a shared love of excellent music.


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.

Music Videos
En Casa: The Series

Watch over 120 original performances recorded from musicians' homes across the Americas during quarantine.

Past Events
Yamandu Costa: Solo

Virtuosic music from southern Brazil on the seven-string guitar. 

Music Notes

The MetLife Foundation Music of the Americas concert series is made possible by the generous support of Presenting Sponsor MetLife Foundation.

The Fall 2020 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 is provided by the Consulate General of Brazil in New York, The Amphion Foundation, Inc., The Augustine Foundation, and The Aaron Copland Fund for Music.