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2022 PMF Cancelled :-(

2022 PMF Cancelled :-(

The increasing levels of COVID-19 infections have led the PMF board to decide, with great sadness, that the 2022 Pelham Music Festival cannot safely proceed as planned.  We are hopeful that some level of normality will have returned in time for us to hold the 

COVID-19 Protocols

COVID-19 Protocols

COVID-19 We wanted to take a moment to update you on the protocols we have in place to keep everybody safe.  These will evolve in line with CDC guidance.  Here is an extract from our FAQ page: What are your COVID-19 protocols? To keep everyone safe, all 

Register for the 2022 Festival

Register for the 2022 Festival

Pelham Music Festival is an annual celebration of our talented young musicians, giving them an opportunity to perform in front of family, friends, and community, in a supportive and nurturing environment, with soloists and ensembles on all types of instruments welcome. We hope to see 

Registration Opens this Friday, Nov 12

Registration Opens this Friday, Nov 12

We are very excited to be back for 2022, with a few new COVID-19 protocols in place to keep everyone safe. Registration opens this Friday, November 12, and will close on Monday, December 20, so you have lots of time to work out what you 

January 22, 2022 — New Date for the 18th PMF

January 22, 2022 — New Date for the 18th PMF

2020 has been a very tumultuous year, and we were very fortunate to be able to hold the Pelham Music Festival before COVID-19 took hold. 2021 will be the first year in nearly two decades without the PMF. We are, however, excited to announce the 

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