Music

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.

About

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.

Events
Music Videos
A Conversation with Momenta Quartet

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.

Music Notes
Music of the Americas: Ensembles

The last week of En Casa in 2021 is dedicated to musical groups that approach traditional popular music with fresh ears.

Past Events
Magos Herrera: "Remanso"

The award-winning Mexican singer and composer presents the music she created during the pandemic. 

Funders

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

The Fall 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, and by the Howard Gilman Foundation.

Additional support comes from The Amphion Foundation, Inc., the Aaron Copland Fund for Music, the Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University, and The Augustine Foundation.