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
Music Notes
Music of the Americas: Hope

Music of the Americas participates in Carnegie Hall's Voices of Hope festival with a new video featuring songs by Chico Buarque.

Chamber Opera: Ebbó
7:00 pm

This production, commissioned by Americas Society from Dominican artist Yelaine Rodríguez, was created specifically to be seen online.

Past Events
Young Guitarists Showcase

Young guitarists from top New York City conservatoires perform repertoire from the Americas.

Ensemble Dal Niente

Dal Niente plays music by Julián Carrillo, Tania León, and Tomás Gueglio. 


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.