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Opening interview with Zuill Bailey and Kayla Boetcher for 2015

Here's the first Festival interview on our local radio station. Zuill and Kayla talk about some of the highlights of the upcoming festival. You can also link to the file on KCAW here.

By | June 2nd, 2015|Events, News, Sitka Summer Music Festival|0 Comments

2015’s 100 for 100 event

[huge_it_gallery id="3"]The Sitka Summer Music Festival continued its tradition of hosting a "pre-festival" fundraising warm up in Anchorage with Zuill Bailey and "duo parnas" on Saturday, May 30th. With only one hundred $100 event tickets for sale, the concert, held at one of  Anchorage's most unique art galleries - Blue Hollomon - provided attendees with [...]

By | May 30th, 2015|Events, News, Anchorage Concert Series, Photos|0 Comments

Lara Downes interviews Zuill Bailey in The Green Room

Behind the scenes and before the downbeat… join concert pianist and host Lara Downes backstage in the Green Room for a look into the real lives of classical musicians - a show about the people behind the music. Cellist Zuill Bailey joins Lara in The Green Room for an emotionally raw, profoundly real conversation about [...]

By | May 19th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Lara Downes Concert and Fundraiser Huge Success

On April 25, Centennial Hall was transformed from an all-purpose auditorium to an intimate jazz club. An elegant dinner was served, folks perused the silent auction, and an exciting live auction occurred. And — of course — we had gorgeous music. All that and more at the Festival’s fundraiser “But Beautiful: Billie Holiday Remembered.” Pianist [...]

By | May 5th, 2015|Events, News, Across Alaska|1 Comment

Rachel Barton Pine Paganini Encore

At the Winter Classics in 2015, Zuill asked Rachel Barton Pine to perform a Paganini Caprice. This was a "teaser" for the next evening's concert, which featured Rachel performing all 24 Caprices in an unforgettable show.

By | April 2nd, 2015|Other, Videos, Events, News, Anchorage Concert Series, Media|0 Comments

Winter Classics Album 2015

Here are a few stills from the February 14, 2015 concert in Anchorage. It featured Rachel Barton Pine, Eduard Zilberkant, and Zuill Bailey.

By | April 2nd, 2015|Events, News, Anchorage Concert Series, Media, Photos|0 Comments

Nome and White Mountain Outreach Album

Zuill Bailey and Susan Reed traveled and performed in Nome and White Mountain in February 2015. Here are some pictures from their trip!

By | April 2nd, 2015|News, Across Alaska, Media, Photos|0 Comments

We Purchased Stevenson Hall!

The Sitka Summer Music Festival has purchased Stevenson Hall, on the historic campus of the former Sheldon Jackson College. The $431,000 deal closes this week, giving the festival ownership of a permanent home for the first time in its 43-year history. And yes, this is huge for us, but it's also important for the entire [...]

By | March 13th, 2015|News, Stevenson Hall Renovation, Media, Photos|2 Comments