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2017 Festival Highlights

August 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

The 2017 Sitka Summer Music Festival was one to remember! We’re delighted to report that nearly 2,700 people attended our Festival events this year. Furthermore, thanks to the support of our wonderful patrons and sponsors, we [...]

2017 Alaska Airlines Autumn Classics: Tickets on Sale Now!

August 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

Tickets are now on sale for the 2017 Alaska Airlines Autumn Classics! We have a stellar lineup for you all, including pianists Navah Perlman, Natasha Paremski, and Susan Reed, the Matt Herskowitz Trio, violinist Nikita [...]

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.

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Sitka Summer Music Festival

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The 2018 Festival will be held June 5 – July 1.

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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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The 2017-2018 Autumn & Winter Classics in Anchorage will be held September 8-17 and Feb 9-11.

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Across Alaska

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Across Alaska

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Across Alaska

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February 2018: TBA. Click above to learn more about our touring.

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2017 Festival Highlights

The 2017 Sitka Summer Music Festival was one to remember! We’re delighted to report that nearly 2,700 people [...]

Pictures from the 2017 Sitka International Cello Seminar

We had such a wonderful time with the cellists of the 2017 Sitka International Cello Seminar! For [...]

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Stevenson Hall Renovation

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Stevenson Hall Gets a New Roof

We continue to make progress in the restoration and renovation of Stevenson Hall, the building we own on the historic Sheldon Jackson campus in Sitka. Last week, we started work […]

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Sitka International Cello Seminar

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Pictures from the 2017 Sitka International Cello Seminar

We had such a wonderful time with the cellists of the 2017 Sitka International Cello Seminar! For more information on these talented young artists, follow this link.

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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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#FBF to when Zuill Bailey and Susan Wingrove-Reed performed Michael Daugherty's "Tales of Hemingway" during our Grammy celebration concert at the 2017 Sitka Summer Music Festival in June.

Anchorage friends - you can hear them perform this piece again, along with works by Bloch and Bruch on September 17th at 4pm in the UAA Recital Hall! For more info >>> alaskaclassics.org/events/anchorage-concert-series/
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#FBF to when Zuill Bailey and Susan Wingrove-Reed performed Michael Daughertys Tales of Hemingway during our Grammy celebration concert at the 2017 Sitka Summer Music Festival in June.

Anchorage friends - you can hear them perform this piece again, along with works by Bloch and Bruch on September 17th at 4pm in the UAA Recital Hall! For more info >>> http://alaskaclassics.org/events/anchorage-concert-series/

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