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 New York
New York     Saturday . March 16 . 2019 . 3:00 PM

Mimosa Ensemble with piano soloist Renana Gutman.

Samuel Barber, Adagio for Strings, op 11
W.A. Mozart, Piano Concerto No. 12 in A major K414
Dmitri Shostakovich, Symphony for Strings, Op. 118a

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

All proceeds benefit Broadway Community.

Music for Food Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh     Sunday . March 24, 2019 . 7:00 PM

Kelsey Blumenthal, violin | Deanna Badizadegan, viola | Will Chow, cello
Max Blair, oboe | Francesca Tortorello, piano

Works by Beethoven, Britten, and Loeffler.

Chatham University | James Laughlin Music Center

Join Music for Food Pittsburgh for an evening of chamber music presented by musicians from the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. All proceeds will benefit the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank.

Meadowlark Trio in Concert
Boston     Sunday . March 31, 2019 . 6:30 PM

Janny Joo, violin | Timothy Paek, cello | April Sun, piano

Beethoven | Piano Trio Op. 1, No. 1
Felix Mendelssohn | Piano Trio Op. 67
Pierre Jalbert | Piano Trio

Carriage House Violins | Newton Upper Falls, MA

Join the Meadowlark Trio for an evening of trios by Mendelssohn, Beethoven, and Jalbert. Admission by donation. All donations will benefit a local food pantry.

Music for Food New York
New York     Thursday . April 4 . 2019 . 7:30 PM

Daniel Phillips, violin & Emma Frucht, violins | Roger Tapping, viola | Jerry Grossman & Natasha Brofsky, cellos | Sam Um, marimba | Tara Helen O’Connor, alto flute

W.A. Mozart | Flute Quartet in G Major, K 258a
Toru Takemitsu | Toward the Sea for Alto Flute and Marimba
Franz Schubert | Cello Quintet in C Major

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

Join us for the fourth concert in our New York season! All proceeds benefit New York Common Pantry.