audacious, one-night-only presentations of surprising musical collaborations
Get up close and personal with trailblazing artists stretching their wings and diving into collaborations that take their work in bold new directions. The only music festival that exclusively presents new work resulting from collaborations, the EMF has been hailed as “the alt-classical world’s main showcase” (The New York Times).
The Ecstatic Music Festival is curated by composer Judd Greenstein with Merkin Hall Director Amy Frawley. Seating is general admission.
New Sounds is the festival's digital venue.