Vanessa Williams performs in The Appel Room as part of American Songbook 2016
Vanessa Williams performs in The Appel Room as part of American Songbook 2016
Photo by Kevin Yatarola

About American Songbook

Outstanding Voices. Essential Stories. Enchanted Evenings.

Since 1998, American Songbook has been celebrating the creative mastery and diversity of America’s songwriters in some of Lincoln Center’s most intimate venues. The series spans all styles and genres from folk music and Tin Pan Alley to the eclecticism of today’s singer-songwriters. American Songbook also showcases the outstanding interpreters of popular song, including established and emerging concert, cabaret, theater, and songwriter performers.

Thanks to Our Supporters

American Songbook Lead Support is provided by PGIM, the global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc.

Additional support for Lincoln Center's American Songbook is provided by:

Rita J. and Stanley H. Kaplan Family Foundation
The DuBose and Dorothy Heyward Memorial Fund
The Shubert Foundation
Great Performers Circle
Chairman’s Council
Friends of Lincoln Center

Endowment support provided by Bank of America

Public support is provided by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature

Official Partners of Lincoln Center

American Airlines is the Official Airline of Lincoln Center
Nespresso is the Official Coffee of Lincoln Center
NewYork-Presbyterian is the Official Hospital of Lincoln Center

Artist catering provided by Zabar’s and