Musical Explorers Family
New York City–based artists with magnetic personalities lead this vibrant, highly interactive concert for children. Discover music from around the world that is found right here in the city, including Gullah music with Quiana, traditional Malian music with Yacouba, and hip-hop with Soul Science Lab. Free pre-concert activities take place in Zankel Hall one hour before the performance.
Lead funding for Musical Explorers has been provided by Fund II Foundation, Linda and Earle S. Altman, Siegel Family Endowment, and Ralph W. and Leona Kern.
Additional lead funding for Musical Explorers has been graciously provided by JJR Foundation and JMCMRJ Sorrell Foundation.
Major funding for Musical Explorers has been provided by The Walt Disney Company.
Additional support has been provided by The Edwin Caplin Foundation and Mr. Chretien Risley, Trustee; Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation; and KPMG LLP.
Musical Explorers is also made possible, in part, by an endowment gift from The Irene Diamond Fund.
The Weill Music Institute's programs are made available to a nationwide audience, in part, by an endowment grant from the Citi Foundation.