A Musician-led Initiative to fight hunger in our local communities
Musicians volunteer their time & talent
All audience donations go to a local pantry

Read our full Mission Statement, find out more about our participating musicians, and see a list of pantries we have supported.

Food Insecurity In the US

Food Insecurity in the US
  • MFF concerts have funded over 500,000 meals...read more
  • Supported more than 60 hunger-relief organizations
  • 100% of concert donations benefit food pantries
Please read about hunger in the US here

Musicians Talk About Music for Food

We believe both music and food are essential to human life and growth. Music has the power to call forth the best in us, inspiring awareness and action when artists and audiences work together to transform the ineffable into tangible and needed food resources.

Upcoming Concerts

Music for Food Indiana
Notre Dame, Indiana     Friday . February 1 . 2019 . 7:30 PM

Emanuel-Cristian Caraman, tenor | Mariah Boucher, Geena Kam & Tanya Gabrielian, piano
Jason Gresl, clarinet | Lara Turner, cello | Euclid Quartet

Duparc, Serenade Florentine
Brahms, Clarinet Trio in A Minor, Op. 114
Schumann, Piano Quintet in E-flat Major, Op. 44

St. Marys Little Theater at the Moreau Center for the Arts | Notre Dame, IN

Come enjoy an evening of chamber music by Duparc, Brahms, and Schumann. All proceeds will benefit the Food Bank of Northern Indiana.

Music for Food Cleveland
Cleveland     Sunday . February 3, 2019 . 7:00 PM

Featuring Student Artists and Faculty from the Cleveland Institute of Music including:

Catharsis Wind Quintet
Jessica Chancey, flute | M. Isaac Ripple, oboe | Shihao Hugh Zhu, clarinet
Corbin Krebs, bassoon | Willem Crone, french horn

Ilya & Olga Kaler, violin | Shicong Liu, piano

Corylus Quartet
Evelyn Song & Cher Liu, violins | Bria Slawta, viola | Benjamin Roberts, cello

David Maslanka | Quintet No. 4 for Winds
Moriz Moszkowski | Suite in G Minor for Two Violins
Antonin Dvorak | String Quartet No. 14 in A-flat Major, Op. 105

Mixon Hall | Cleveland Institute of Music

Join the Cleveland chapter of Music for Food for an evening of chamber music! Admission by monetary or food donation. All proceeds will benefit the Greater Cleveland Food Bank.

Music for Food Boston
Boston     SUNDAY . FEBRUARY 3, 2019 . 7:30 PM

Cordelia Tapping, voice | Chase Morrin & Damien Francoeur-Krzyzek, piano | D’Anna Fortunato, mezzo soprano | Kim Kashkashian & Tanner Menees, violas | Donald Weilerstein & Leonard Fu, violins | Laurence Lesser & Timotheos Petrin, cellos

An Improvised Surprise
Charles Loeffler | 4 Poèmes, Op.5
Johannes Brahms | String Sextet No. 2 in G major, Opus 36

New England Conservatory . Brown Hall

Join us for the third concert of our Boston season! All concert donations will support The Women’s Lunch Place.

Suggested Donation: $30+, $10+ students

Music for Food New York
New York     Thursday . February 7 . 2019 . 7:30 PM

Apollo Trio: Curt Macomber, violin, Mihai Marica, cello, Marija Stroke, piano | Juilliard Cello Ensemble | Kristina Bachrach, soprano

Joseph Haydn | Piano Trio
Villa Lobos | Bachianas Brasilieras #5
Antonin Dvorak | Trio in B flat Major

Broadway Presbyterian Church . 601 W. 114th Street, NY, NY 10025

Join us for the third concert of our New York Season! All proceeds benefit Westside Campaign Against Hunger.