Our series for new song returns! 
OCT 22: 9 UNDER 34 
NOV 1: A Tribute to James Primosch

Mainstage Series

Get your subscription today for our classic series beginning November 16 at Merkin Hall!

NYFOS@Home Digital Series

Our hit digital series continues for the 2021-22 season. Dates and programs to be announced.

Mainstage Series

Co-presented by Kaufman Music Center and New York Festival of Song

Attendees at Merkin Hall are currently required to wear masks and provide proof of vaccination. Read their full policy here.

Subscriptions to the four-program series are available for $160-260 via the Merkin Box Office

TUE, NOV 16, 8PM
And…We’re Back!

A reunion with our New York audience, whom we last saw 20 months ago. The program includes songs that got us through the pandemic, along with songs that celebrate being together again, from Schubert to Jobim. Artists include Paul Appleby, Amanda Lynn Bottoms, Rebecca Jo Loeb, Johnathan McCullough, and Maggie Reneé with pianist Steven Blier. 

TUE, FEB 15, 8PM
Buenos Aires, Then and Now

A tribute to the diverse musical culture of Buenos Aires, with music from its iconic masters (Guastavino, Ginastera, López Buchardo, Piazzolla) and its contemporary voices. Featuring Raquel González, Brian James Myer and others, with Steven Blier and Joseph Li as pianists and hosts. Created in collaboration with Opera Hispánica, with the assistance of Jorge Parodi.

TUE, MAR 15, 8PM
Love Songs in 176 Keys: 4 hands, 4 voices, 4 countries

Caramoor’s 2022 Vocal Rising Stars perform love songs from Brazil, Germany, France, and America; each chapter begins with a virtuoso duo-piano overture. Music by Villa-Lobos, Brahms, Fauré, Milhaud, Gershwin, and many others.

WED, APR 13, 8PM
The Wider View: Songs by Black Composers

Music by Hale Smith, Margaret Bonds, Adolphus C. Hailstork, H. Leslie Adams and others. Featuring Aundi Marie Moore, Lucia Bradford and others, with pianist Steven Blier.


For our distant fans, those not yet ready to return to a concert hall, and those who simply can’t get enough NYFOS, our popular digital series is returning for the 21-22 season. Check back for series announcements beginning in September.