2021-2022 SEASON


Gala Awards Concert

Thursday, October 14, 2021 / 7:30 PM

Merkin Concert Hall

129 West 67th Street

Our acclaimed Gala Awards Concert will feature our 2021 grant winners Sterling Elliott, cello, Llewellyn Sanchez-Werner, piano, Elliot Wuu, piano, Kevin Zhu, violin, and the Ulysses Quartet, with the renowned musicologist Robert Sherman of WQXR’s Young Artists Showcase as Master of Ceremonies.

Czech Serenade

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 / 7 PM

Bohemian National Hall

321 East 73rd Street

Savor an evening of Czech culture featuring the talented Czech clarinetist Anna Paulova and the rising young American cellist Derek Louie in an exciting program focusing on works by Czech composers.

Holiday Concert

Sunday, December 12, 2021 / 4 PM

and Monday, December 13, 2021 / 7 PM

Des Artistes Apartments

1 West 67th Street

Join us as we celebrate the season at the beautiful home of Lewis and Elizabeth Bryden. We will feature the remarkable 13-year old flutist Nikka Gershman and the exciting violinist KayCee Galano with a special appearance of 2021 Salon de Virtuosi Career Grant Winner Randall Goosby, violin.

New Year’s Concert

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 / 7 PM

and Wednesday, January 26, 2022 / 7 PM

Kosciuszko Foundation

15 East 65th Street

We ring in the New Year with a delightful concert at the elegant Kosciuszko Foundation, featuring the talented pianist Zhu Wang the up and coming young Cuban cellist Ismael Guerrero.

Valentine Piano Extravaganza

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 / 7 PM

And Thursday, February 17, 2022 / 7 PM

Chelsea Loft

31 West 21st Street

We will celebrate the February holidays with an exciting all-piano program at the home of one of our board members, where we will feature two exciting young pianists - Evren Ozel and Zheyi (Crystal) Jiang, who will be joined by a special guest appearance by the Salon’s alumnus Alon Goldstein, who is Crystal’s teacher.


Four additional concerts are currently in the works for the Spring of 2022.  In March, we plan to present our Spring Song from Japan, featuring talented young Japanese artists. In April, we plan to present our Musical Soul of Hungary concert, featuring an exciting program of Hungarian works. In May, we are working on plans to present a Salute to France, featuring an evening of French composers. We will end the season with our traditional Grand Finale East Meets West concert in early June, combining the musical traditions of India and the West. The dates of our spring concerts will be announced as soon as the schedules of our diplomatic hosts are finalized.

* For concerts listed on two consecutive dates, the same program will be performed on each date. We plan to offer a post-concert reception following our concerts, but the precise format will depend on applicable health and safety guidelines and the requirements of our host venues. Please read our Covid acknowledgment. More information will be provided prior to each concert. Individual tickets to select concerts for non-members may be available if space allows.