Events

Santa Fe Pro Musica

Winter Orchestra Concert

Lensic Performing Arts Center

Led by conductor Sarah Ioannides, the Pro Muscia Orchestra performs music by Manuel de Falla, Joseph Bologne Chevalier de Saint-Georges, and Mozart, with tenor Nicholas Phan joining for a newly commissioned work by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Aaron Jay Kernis.

Performance Santa Fe

Alisa Weilerstein

New Mexico Museum of Art

A passionate interpreter of Bach’s solo cello repertoire, Alisa Weilerstein makes her long-awaited Santa Fe recital debut with a performance of three of Bach’s solo cello suites.

Lensic Performing Arts Center

New Mexico Jazz Festival Event. A journey through the first 50 years of jazz song, including the music of icons including Ma Rainey, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra and Judy Garland. Featuring three guest vocalists and an alI-star jazz ensemble.

Performance Santa Fe

Mark Morris Dance Group Pepperland

Lensic Performing Arts Center

The Beatles meets modern dance meets a riotous explosion of color and sound in Pepperland! Created as a tribute to the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ seminal Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, Pepperland is an "utterly musical, entirely unexpected” (LA Times) dance masterpiece by Mark Morris, “the most successful and influential choreographer alive.”

Santa Fe Pro Musica

Dover String Quartet

Lensic Performing Arts Center

The Dover Quartet was formed while the members were students at the Curtis Institute of Music. Its name pays tribute to Dover Beach by fellow Curtis alumnus Samuel Barber, a work that uses the sea as a metaphor for timelessness.

Lensic Presents

International Guitar Night

Lensic Performing Arts Center

Featuring an entirely new quartet of guitarists, each performing in their own styles and traditions. Performers this year include Australian classical guitarist Stephanie Jones, Spanish flamenco star Jesús Guerrero, Canadian jazz guitarist Jocelyn Gold, and progressive steel-string guitarist Olli Soikkeli from Finland.

Lensic Performing Arts Center

A Standing Witness is a monumental new collaboration between Grammy Award-winning composer Richard Danielpour and Pulitzer Prize-winning author and former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove, created especially for the incomparable mezzo-soprano Susan Graham and the celebrated Music from Copland House ensemble.

Performance Santa Fe

Richard Goode

Lensic Performing Arts Center

The depth, sensitivity, and virtuosity of Richard Goode’s playing has been lauded for decades, making him one of today’s premier interpreters of Classical and Romantic piano repertoire.

Lensic Presents

Kodo: Tsuzumi

Lensic Performing Arts Center

Celebrating its 40 Anniversary, Japanese taiko-drumming troupe Kodo returns to the Lensic for a dramatic performance filled with pulsing rhythms, athletic virtuosity, and stirring passion.

Lensic Performing Arts Center

Doktor Kaboom is having trouble picking his favorite science demonstrations, so he’s bringing them all! Unfortunately, there’s no way to do them all. Enter The Wheel of Science! Give the wheel a spin and wherever the wheel stops, that’s what’s next!

Lensic Performing Arts Center

New Mexico Jazz Festival Event. Alfredo Rodriguez and Pedrito Martinez each started life in Havana then brought their talent and passion for music (Rodriguez on piano and Martinez on percussion) to the States.

Performance Santa Fe

Late Night with Leonard Bernstein

Lensic Performing Arts Center

A scintillating and affectionate multimedia portrait of the personal side of this charismatic, singularly public figure, this vibrant production has captivated sold-out audiences across the U.S. since it premiered at Lincoln Center.