For more than 40 years the Sitka Summer Music Festival has been bringing world-class musicians to perform chamber music in Sitka and across Alaska.

The flowers are blooming, the days are getting longer and we’re ready to fill the city with music–it’s almost summertime!

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Events

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Sitka Summer Music Festival

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Sitka Summer Music Festival

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Sitka Summer Music Festival

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Tickets now on sale for the 2016 Festival! Click on the image above for more details and to purchase tickets.
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Anchorage Concert Series

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Anchorage Concert Series

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Anchorage Concert Series

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Click above for more information about our time in Anchorage.
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Across Alaska

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Across Alaska

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Across Alaska

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We had a great time in North Slope. Click above to see the pictures!

Latest Posts

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The Cypress String Quartet to perform all 16 Beethoven Quartets

All 16 Beethoven String Quartets will be performed during the first two weeks of the 2016 Sitka Summer Music […]

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Sitka Summer Music Festival 2016 Schedule Announced!

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Highlights from the Winter Classics

The 2016 Winter Classics tour and concert series brought incredible concerts and educational opportunities to several Alaska communities […]

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Wine and Music with Friends

We were dazzled to have the Matt Herskowitz Trio back in Sitka last month for our annual “Wine […]

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Projects

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Stevenson Hall Renovation

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Stevenson Hall on the Level

We’ve taken some exciting steps in the last 6 months to begin restoring Stevenson Hall, the home base we purchased last year on the Historic Sheldon Jackson Campus. This wonderful building has […]

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Sitka Cello Seminar

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2016 Sitka Cello Seminar

“Sitka was nothing short of transformative for me as a cellist and a human being.” Hannah Moses, 2015 Seminar

“The Sitka Cello Seminar lights a fire behind the true meaning of music.” Brendon […]

Support

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Your generous support makes it possible for the Festival to connect Alaskans with great artists and bring amazing music to rural and urban areas of the state.

Youth are mentored each summer through lectures, private lessons and master classes. Guest musicians make frequent visits to Alaska school music programs, youth orchestras and preschools.

Immersion Courses bring talented emerging cellists from around the world to hone their skills.

Students from preschool through master-level music programs are the focus of the Festival’s education outreach efforts.

People have access to Festival Musicians from concert halls to nursing homes, from parks to shelters. People feel connected through the experience and energy of the music.

You make this happen with your generous gift. Keep the music flowing. Contribute now!

What makes the Festival complete is you – your presence, your interest, your passion. The Sitka Summer Music Festival flourishes and returns year after year because of YOUR ongoing support, and we deeply appreciate your donation.

If you would like to make a donation to our annual campaign, you may:

  1. Go to our secure online donation page by clicking the button below.
  2. Call (907) 747-6774 to make a credit card donation over the phone.
  3. Send a check to:  Sitka Summer Music Festival, PO Box 3333, Sitka AK 99835
  4. Send an email and our director will call you to take your donation over the phone.
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