Ecstatic Music Festival®
More than 80 artists from across the sonic spectrum come together for nine collaborative, one-night-only performances.
Kaufman Music Center’s Ecstatic Music Festival returns for its seventh year, bringing together composers and performers from different musical genres for nine, one-night-only performances featuring world premieres, new arrangements and the exclusive opportunity to hear artists discuss their work. Starting Jan 9 and running through May 13, 2017 the festival, hailed as “the alt-classical world’s main showcase” (The New York Times), a will feature collaborations from more than 80 artists.
Festival Pass Plus - SAVE OVER 45%
Only $120 if purchased before Dec 31.
- 8 concerts in Merkin Concert Hall PLUS the Mar 7 concert at The Greene Space
- Invitations to 3 "Meet the Musicians" receptions at EMF shows this season
Festival Pass - SAVE 50%
Only $100 if purchased before Dec 31.
Includes 8 concerts in Merkin Concert Hall.
Q2 Music is the festival's digital venue.
Listen to the 2016 performances, courtesy of Q2 Music:
Pharoahe Monch & Pitchblak Brass Band (Feb 2)
Bang on a Can People's Commissioning Fund Concert (Feb 6)
Rachel Grimes & Longleash (Feb 10)
Lee Ranaldo & Dither (Feb 17)
Exceptet & Goldfeather (Mar 13)
William Tyler, Quindar & Nick Hallett (Mar 17)
M. Lamar, Charlie Looker & Mivos Quartet (Mar 19)