The 2018 Chelsea Music Festival returns for its 9th season to explore the theme


From June 8-16, the Festival will explore the theme
"Bach 333: Master of Adoration, Variation, and Transformation," inspired by J. S. Bach's 333rd birthday

Nine days of events throughout the Chelsea neighborhood will explore Bach’s legacy in the performing, culinary & visual arts

2018 Artists-in-Residence
Composer-in-Residence | Aaron Jay Kernis
Ensemble-in-Residence | Barkada Quartet
Culinary Artist-in-Residence | Eric Takahashi
Visual Artist-in-Residence | Amy Pleasant

In addition to a multitude of musical performances,
2018 Festival features include—

333 Chorale Project

Trio of Festival-themed Walking Tours

on Adoration, Variation, & Transformation

Festival Talks— I, II, & III

Click here for our 2018 press release.

Hear | Taste | See