Ecstatic Music Festival

Ecstatic Music Festival

LINKS:  OFFICIAL SITE | VIDEO SERIES Q2 Music was the festival’s digital venue and the center for on-demand artist interviews and concert audio. Click here to listen to the 2017 EMF performances.

LINKS:  OFFICIAL SITE VIDEO SERIES

Q2 Music was the festival’s digital venue and the center for on-demand artist interviews and concert audio. Click here to listen to the 2017 EMF performances.

A collaboration between New Amsterdam Presents and Kaufman Music Center, the acclaimed Ecstatic Music Festival® returned in 2017, 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” (New York Times), featured collaborations from more than 80 artists including the Bang on a Can People's Commissioning Fund Concert, San Fermin & NOW Ensemble, Vijay Iyer, Himanshu Suri, Rafiq Bhatia, Kassa Overall & Arooj Aftab, Song Exploder with Hrishikesh Hirway & Sleigh Bells, Kronos Quartet & Face the Music, Roomful of Teeth & Nick Zammuto, and Alarm Will Sound.