NYFOS Next

Our series for new song returns! 
Stay tuned for dates and programs to be announced.

Mainstage Series

Look out for announcements of our 2022-23 Merkin Hall series soon.

Special Events

Tours, galas, residencies, and one-off shows; look here for all the special extras from NYFOS.

Special Events

SUN, AUG 28, 2022, 3PM
Gracias a la vida

NYFOS returns to the North Fork for our annual residency in Orient, NY with its culminating concert at Poquatuck Hall. This year’s program features music from Argentina, Brazil, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia performed by soprano Shelén Hughes and tenor César Andrés Parreño, together with Mr. Blier. Presented by Oysterponds Community Activities. Tickets $30; available soon from poquatuckhall.org.

DEC 2022, date and location TBA
A Goyishe Christmas to You!

NYFOS’s beloved holiday tradition: Yuletide songs by Jewish composers. 

WED, MAY 3 & THU, MAY 4, 7:30
NYFOS@Juilliard

The young talents of Juilliard’s Marcus Institute for Vocal Arts explore the best of song repertoire a program created by Steven Blier. Performed in the The Willson Theater at The Juilliard School.

Mainstage Series

Co-presented by Merkin Hall at 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 or posting or emailing NYFOS’s Subscription Order Form. Single tickets will go on sale on August 15. 

WED, SEP 28, 8PM
Heroes

A vibrant and eclectic tribute to the men and women who inspire us, with music by Schubert, Gluck, Bob Dylan, Stevie Wonder, and others. Featuring mezzo-soprano Kara Dugan, baritone John Brancy, violinist and vocalist Charles Yang, pianists Peter Dugan and Steven Blier. 

Single tickets available August 15 from the Merkin Hall Box Office.
Four-program subscriptions on sale now.

WED, NOV 16, 8PM
Kabarett

Songs from Berlin’s fabled Weimar era nightspots, including music by Friedrich Hollaender, Mischa Spoliansky, Olaf Bienert, and Kurt Tucholsky. Featuring soprano Sari Gruber, mezzo-soprano Naomi Louisa O’Connell, baritone Justin Austin, pianist Steven Blier.

Single tickets available August 15 from the Merkin Hall Box Office. 
Four-program subscriptions on sale now.

WED, FEB 15, 8PM
Amor

Celebrating his fiftieth anniversary onstage, Steven Blier offers songs by Astor Piazzolla, Kurt Weill, Gabriel Fauré, Fats Waller, and many others. Featuring mezzo-sopranos Lucia Bradford and Kate Lindsey, bass-baritone Federico De Michelis, and pianist Steven Blier with special guests TBA.

Single tickets available August 15 from the Merkin Hall Box Office.
Four-program subscriptions on sale now.

TUE, MAR 14, 8PM
Mediterranean

A musical voyage around the Mediterranean Sea, with stops in Spain, France, Italy, Greece, Israel, Lebanon, Egypt, and Tunisia. Featuring Caramoor’s 2023 Schwab Vocal Rising Stars with pianists Steven Blier and Bénédicte Jourdois.

Single tickets available August 15 from the Merkin Hall Box Office.
Four-program subscriptions on sale now.