JACKSON HOLE, WYOMING
Grand Teton Music Festival joins the world in celebrating Leonard Bernstein’s centennial birthday with a Star-Spangled Season, featuring works from American-born composers, works inspired by the USA, and favorites from American repertoire.
The GTMF Presents series explores the full range of the classical music genre. Featuring leading popular musicians and groups who fuse diverse musical styles, these performances highlight a different side of classical music and offer something for everyone.
With an international reputation as one of the most popular ensembles today, Canadian Brass has earned the distinction as the world’s most famous brass group.
Masters of concert presentations—from formal classical concerts to music served up with lively dialogue and theatrical effects—Canadian Brass has developed a uniquely engaging stage presence and fun rapport with audiences. Don’t miss this chance to see Canadian Brass. Wednesday, August 8 at 8:00PM. $15-25.
The Dover String Quartet catapulted to international stardom following a sweep of the 2013 Banff Competition. Recently named the Cleveland Quartet Award winner, and awarded the coveted Avery Fisher Career Grant, the Dover String Quartet has become one of the most in-demand ensembles in the world. With its burnished warmth, incisive rhythms, and natural phrasing, the Quartet’s distinctive sound has helped confirm its status as “the young American string quartet of the moment” (New Yorker). Tuesday, August 14, 8:00 PM. $15-25.
Tickets and subscriptions are on sale now; please visit GTMF.org or call 307.733.1128 to purchase yours today!
About the Grand Teton Music Festival (GTMF):
For seven weeks each summer, the Grand Teton Music Festival reunites 200 celebrated orchestral musicians. These musicians represent 82 different orchestras and 57 institutions of higher learning throughout Europe and North America. After the summer season, GTMF provides various community outreach programs, a Winter Festival, as well as broadcasts from The Metropolitan Opera’s Live in HD series. The Grand Teton Music Festival is the single largest performing arts presenter in Jackson Hole with nearly 100 events annually. The Festival also launched a 13-part national radio broadcast called “Live from the Grand Teton Music Festival,” co-hosted by Donald Runnicles and Andrew Palmer Todd. Check local radio listings for broadcast times.
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