Events

The Lensic and Santa Fe Opera

The Met: Live in HD | Tosca

Lensic Performing Arts Center

Extraordinary Norwegian soprano Lise Davidsen stars as the passionate title diva in David McVicar’s thrilling production, transmitted live from the Metropolitan Opera stage to cinemas on November 23.

Lensic

Fran Lebowitz

Lensic Performing Arts Center

In a cultural landscape filled with endless pundits and talking heads, Fran Lebowitz stands out as one of our most insightful social commentators. Her essays and interviews offer her acerbic views on current events and the media – as well as pet peeves including tourists, baggage-claim areas, after-shave lotion, adults who roller skate, children who speak French, or anyone who is unduly tan.

The Santa Fe Symphony

Sounds of the Season

Lensic Performing Arts Center

Experience a brilliant program packed with winter favorites the entire family can enjoy under the baton of Maestro Guillermo Figueroa, with a special guest conductor appearance by Laurie Rossi.

Santa Fe Pro Musica

Cello Suites on Violin

NM Museum of Art

Bach Festival—Bach’s Cello Suites on Violin | Part I
Thursday, December 19 at 7:30 PM
BACH Cello Suites Nos. 1, 2, and 3

Bach Festival—Bach’s Cello Suites on Violin | Part II
Friday, December 20 at 7:30 PM
BACH Cello Suites Nos. 4, 5, and 6

Santa Fe Pro Musica

A Baroque Christmas

NM Museum of Art

TELEMANN Trumpet Sonata in D Major
BACH Concerto for Two Violins, BWV 1043
BACH Cantata 51
HANDEL Adagio—Siciliana—Eternal Source of Light Divine—Let the Bright Seraphim

The Santa Fe Symphony

Time for Three

Lensic Performing Arts Center

As promised, we have something for everyone this season! Enjoy Christmas Eve with Time for Three and The Santa Fe Symphony. The outstanding trio, Time for Three (Tf3), is known for its charismatic performances that have been leaving audiences around the globe captivated.

Santa Fe Pro Musica

Bach and Beyond

NM Museum of Art

BACH Brandenburg Concerto No. 5
BACH Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
GABRIELLA SMITH Brandenburg Interstices
BACH Brandenburg Concerto No. 3

Lensic Performing Arts Center

Joe Illick’s superlative New Year’s Eve concerts have become a holiday tradition. Ring in 2025 with an unforgettable night of classical music featuring Beethoven’s 9th Symphony with soloists Jennifer Rowley, Mariam Mouawad, Joshua Blue, and Zachary Nelson.

Santa Fe Pro Musica

Brooklyn Rider

St Francis Auditorium

PURCELL Fantasia Upon One Note
PHILIP GLASS String Quartet No. 4, “Buczak”
BETSY JOLAS Quartet No. 3
ARVO PÄRT Solfeggio
BRAHMS Quartet in C Minor, Op. 51, No. 1

The Santa Fe Symphony

Music of The Silver Screen

Lensic Performing Arts Center

Ring in the new year with The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra and a brilliant program featuring silver screen classics by the legendary film composer John Williams. Experience this blockbuster   extravaganza performed by your Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra under the baton of GRAMMY® Award-winning conductor Richard Kaufman.

Lensic Performing Arts Center

The American Spiritual Ensemble is a critically-acclaimed professional group composed of some of the finest singers in the classical music world. The vocalists have thrilled audiences around the world with their dynamic renditions of classic spirituals and Broadway numbers.

The Lensic and Santa Fe Opera

The Met: Live in HD | Aida

Lensic Performing Arts Center

American soprano Angel Blue headlines as the Ethiopian princess torn between love and country in a new production of Verdi’s Aida by Michael Mayer that brings audiences inside the towering pyramids and gilded tombs of ancient Egypt with intricate projections and dazzling animations.