Membership

Welcome to our World Citizen Membership Program. We are committed to making your membership a satisfying and rewarding experience and look forward to meeting you soon at one of our performances or events. 

Select from these membership options, then click on the Join/Renew Now button to complete your transaction on a secure server:

Student/Senior $70 

20% discount on a pair of tickets for up to four (4) eligible performances for one year after purchase – requires proof of student/senior status at each event/performance
Free access to member events (in-person or virtual) for one year after purchase
Digital Global Cookbook
$58 tax-deductible

Individual $100 

20% discount on a pair of tickets for ALL eligible performances for one year after purchase
Free access to member events (in-person or possibly virtual) for one year after purchase
Special gift CD from WMI’s archives
WMI Tote bag
Digital Global Cookbook
$60 is tax-deductible

Patron $500 

All of the above plus:

Two (2) free tickets to an exclusive, intimate WMI Salon (held in-person if safety is permitted)
Access to priority seating (tickets must be purchased no later than 10 days prior to the show)
WMI Tote bag and WMI T-shirt
Name listed on funding page on WMI website
Name listed in the annual program calendar
Waived ticketing and processing fees for tickets purchased via WMI website
Autographed CD from a WMI performing artist
$330 is tax-deductible
 

Artist Circle $1,000 

All of the above plus:

Two (2) free tickets for two (2) eligible performances for one year after purchase
Public recognition as Artist Circle member during performance welcome speech
Autographed item from a WMI artist
$650 is tax-deductible 

World Music Institute, a not-for-profit organization founded in 1985, is the country’s premier presenter of traditional and contemporary music and dance from around the world.

Please call 212-545-7536 if you’d like to purchase a membership by phone.

TO REDEEM MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNTS FOR EVENTS:

By Phone: call 212-545-7536

ONLINE:

  • Go to worldmusicinstitute.org and click on the event that you would like to attend. Select your ticket type and then choose your seat.
  • When prompted to provide payment information, click on the link in the bottom right hand corner called “I’M REDEEMING BENEFITS”
  • You will be directed to the “Redeem Benefits” page. Please provide your first and last name and/or Patron ID
  • Proceed to check out and your transaction will be completed