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Warm Welcome at the Wartburg

Warm Welcome at the Wartburg

Residents at the Wartburg Meadowview Assisted Living Facility were treated this afternoon to a recital of 24 pieces by 19 talented kids ranging in age from 3rd grade to 10th – followed by our very own Ellen Weiss performing some Gershwin on voice and piano.  […]

Another Successful Festival

Another Successful Festival

The 17th Pelham Music Festival took place last Saturday and was another great success. We’d like to take this opportunity to express our appreciation of our amazing community of performers, families, and music teachers (Pelham schools and private); founders, Bob & Lauren Eicher; sponsors Steinway […]

When you Arrive at the Festival

When you Arrive at the Festival

We thought it would be helpful to give you some information on what to do when you arrive at the Pelham Country Club (940 Wynnewood Rd, Pelham, NY 10803) TOMORROW. The image above shows you what the PCC looks like from the outside. Firstly, please […]

Dress Code

Dress Code

We’ve been asked about dress code, so hope the following guidance – and photos of some of last year’s performers – is helpful… Performers: Please dress appropriately for a formal performance (definitely no jeans or sneakers). Everyone Else: Pelham Country Club has a dress code […]

Accompanist Profile: Amir Farid

Accompanist Profile: Amir Farid

We would like to welcome Amir Farid to the festival! Amir Farid is a US-born Iranian-Australian pianist, and graduate of the Royal College of Music in London. He is a sought-after solo recitalist and collaborative artist in concert halls and festivals internationally, including collaborations with […]

Osborn Recital Photos

Osborn Recital Photos

Sunday’s recital at The Osborn went really well, with over 20 young musicians, aged 8-17, performing for the elderly residents.  We received a lot of very positive feeback! Thanks to Gloria Lacilla for the photos.

Recital at The Osborn

Recital at The Osborn

The message below was sent out to everyone who signed up to participate in this Sunday’s Osborn recital.  Hello Everyone! Thank you so much for participating in the Osborn Recital! This is such a great opportunity to share your music with the community, particularly with […]

Session Assignments Announced

Session Assignments Announced

The Pelham Music Festival has again attracted a broad range of performers and we’ve been working hard to group our young musicians by age and ability to build a balanced and mutually-supportive program.  Session assignments were sent out this morning. When you get the email, […]

Steinway Recommits to PMF

Steinway Recommits to PMF

We are excited to announce that Steinway & Sons remains committed to supporting the Pelham Music Festival, and will again be providing us with a wonderful grand piano.  We truly appreciate their generosity!

Thank You Again, Pelham Civics!

Thank You Again, Pelham Civics!

The Pelham Civic Association has again contributed generously to the PMF coffers. We appreciate their continued support of the Pelham Music Festival’s annual celebration of the town’s talented young musicians. Registration fees cover only part of our expenses. If you, too, would like to make […]