Events

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

Soovin Kim Plays Bach

NM Museum of Art

Violinist Soovin Kim gives a solo recital that includes Bach’s Sonata No. 1, BWV 1001, and Partita No. 2, BWV 1004, plus Ysaÿe’s dazzling “Fritz Kreisler” Sonata, which features several Bach influences.

New Mexico Jazz Festival

Stanley Clarke Band

Lensic Performing Arts

Four-time Grammy Award winner Stanley Clarke has attained “living legend” status during his over 40-year career as a bass virtuoso. Born in Philadelphia, Clarke has been a constant force of nature in American music since the early 1970s with the success of the jazz-fusion group Return To Forever.

Performance Santa Fe

Emily D'Angelo

Scottish Rite Center

Toronto-born mezzo-soprano Emily D’Angelo is only 24 but is already taking the opera world by storm. With a voice that critics are hailing as “glowing” (Opera News), “sublime” (New York Classical Review), and “arrestingly vulnerable” (The New York Times).

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

Mozart and Dvořák

NM Museum of Art

The Escher String Quartet performs Mozart’s String Quintet in C Major, K. 515, and Dvořák’s Piano Quintet, featuring pianist Wei Luo. Luo opens the program with the world premiere of the solo piano piece Poems, written for her by Marc Neikrug.

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

Schubert "Arpeggione"

NM Museum of Art

Nicknamed the “Arpeggione” Sonata after the six-stringed, bowed guitar popular in the early 19th century, Schubert’s Sonata in A Minor is often performed today with viola and piano. The program also includes Rachmaninoff’s Trio élégiaque in G Minor.

Lensic Performing Arts

The story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on a single evening. Academy Award-winner Sam Mendes (Skyfall, The Ferryman) directs Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles who play the Lehman Brothers, their sons and grandsons.

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

Sly and McMahon - Winterreise

NM Museum of Art

Bass-baritone Philippe Sly and pianist Michael McMahon perform Schubert’s achingly beautiful song cycle Die Winterreise (The Winter Journey). The work’s 24 songs, which Schubert wrote in 1827, are based on poems about lost or unrequited love by the German poet Wilhelm Müller. Note: Concert is 1 hour, 20 minutes.

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

Korngold Piano Quintet

NM Museum of Art

Oscar-winning film composer Erich Wolfgang Korngold’s Romantic Piano Quintet features pianist Haochen Zhang. Also on the program is Shostakovich’s Viola Sonata and Schnittke’s humorous Moz-Art for Two Violins, performed by Harvey de Souza and Jennifer Gilbert.

AMP Concerts

Leo Kottke

Lensic Performing Arts

Beloved 6 & 12 string guitar genius and raconteur nonpareil, makes his return to the Lensic stage. Delightful stream of conscious stories, astonishing guitar virtuosity and a voice he himself has likened to "Geese farts on a muggy day", a Leo Kottke concert is a not to be missed event.

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

Haochen Zhang Piano Recital

NM Museum of Art

Pianist Haochen Zhang, who, this summer, marks his seventh season appearing at the Festival, gives a solo recital that features two popular works: Debussy’s moody and evocative Images Series 1 & 2 and Schumann’s highly virtuosic Fantasie in C Major, dedicated to one of the most influential pianists in history, Franz Liszt.

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

New Music with FLUX QUARTET

St Francis Auditorium

Matthew Ricketts's String Quartet (2019 Festival commission, world premiere); Tom Chiu's RETROCON; Alex Stephenson's String Quartet (2019 Festival commission, world premiere); Michael Gandolfi's New Work for String Quartet (2019 Festival commission, world premiere).

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

All Bach

NM Museum of Art

Includes Cello Suite No. 3, BWV 1009, fea. Mark Kosower, principal cello, Cleveland Orchestra, as well as the Sonata in D Major, BWV 1028, and Sonata in G Minor, BWV 1029, performed by violist Choong-Jin Chang and pianist Gilles Vonsattel.