2021 SEASON – Welcome Home

Under the leadership of Music Director Sir Donald Runnicles, the Festival’s 60th season (July 2-August 21) kicked off with outdoor concerts and then returned to reduced capacity, indoor performances for six weeks at Walk Festival Hall. Concert programs featured guest artists cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason, pianist Yefim Bronfman and violinist Leila Josefowicz. Other highlights included a world premiere by composer Melody Eötvös, a Jessie Montgomery co-commission with soprano Julia Bullock, and a concert of opera highlights with world-renowned soloists. Stéphane Denève and Miguel Harth-Bedoya returned as guest conductors and the new Gateway Series featured Time For ThreeThird Coast Percussion and Broadway Through the Ages. The world-class talents of the Festival Orchestra musicians were highlighted in a weekly chamber music series on Wednesdays.

PAST CONCERTS

OPENING WEEK at Center for the Arts Park

JULY 2 - FILM MUSIC SPECTACULAR

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JULY 3 - FREE FAMILY CONCERT

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JULY 4 - PATRIOTIC POPS

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JULY 6 - A NIGHT AT THE OPERA

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WEEK 2

JULY 14 - CHAMBER MUSIC:
Poulenc, Mozart, Bruch & Grieg

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JULY 15 - PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION

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JULY 16 - PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION

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JULY 17 - PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION

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WEEK 3

JULY 21 - CHAMBER MUSIC:
Dohnányi & Rota

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JULY 22 - *NEW* GATEWAY SERIES: Time For Three

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JULY 23 - MOZART & TCHAIKOVSKY

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JULY 24 - MOZART & TCHAIKOVSKY

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WEEK 4

JULY 28 - CHAMBER MUSIC:
Bach, Beethoven & More

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JULY 29 - *NEW* GATEWAY SERIES: Third Coast Percussion

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JULY 30 - BRITTEN & ELGAR

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JULY 31 - BRITTEN & ELGAR

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WEEK 5

AUGUST 4 - CHAMBER MUSIC:
Schumann & Beethoven

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AUGUST 5 - *NEW* GATEWAY SERIES: Broadway Through the Ages

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AUGUST 6 - BARBER VIOLIN CONCERTO

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AUGUST 7 - BARBER VIOLIN CONCERTO

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WEEK 6

AUGUST 11 - CHAMBER MUSIC:
Brahms Piano Quartet & More

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AUGUST 12 - BRONFMAN, BEETHOVEN & BULLOCK

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AUGUST 13 - BRONFMAN, BEETHOVEN & BULLOCK

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AUGUST 14 - BRONFMAN, BEETHOVEN & BULLOCK

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FINALE WEEK at Walk Festival Hall

AUGUST 18 - CHAMBER MUSIC:
Shostakovich, Bruch & Schubert

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AUGUST 19 - TCHAIKOVSKY SEASON FINALE

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AUGUST 20 - TCHAIKOVSKY SEASON FINALE

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AUGUST 21 - TCHAIKOVSKY SEASON FINALE

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All programs and artists are subject to change.

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