At the Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival skilled musicians from around the world delight audiences in amazing venues. Listen to uplifting waves of music while looking out across the blue waters of the Puget Sound.
Organization: Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival
Dates: 08/09/2013 - 08/24/2013 update info
Time: 1:00:00 PM - 1:00:00 PM
Event Cost: ticket prcies vary
Venue: various locations in San Juan Island ,WA
Contact: Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival
Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival - Each season the two-week summer Chamber Music Festival features internationally renowned musicians, many of whom are drawn to return to perform with Core Ensemble members Aloysia Friedmann and Jon Kimura Parker. Ms. Friedmann and Mr. Parker also serve as Artistic Director and Artistic Advisor, respectively.
When is the Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival?
The two weeks of concerts take place during the summer when the music can be enjoyed outside as well as in various community buildings.
Where is the Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival?
The festival moves around to different spots all over Orcas Island. The myriad community spaces offer exciting new views and atmospheres. These venues include Rosario Resort, the sunlit village green in Eastsound and intimate church halls.
How much does Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival cost?
Ticket prices vary but are quite reasonable. The festival is a non-profit event and meant to be accessible to all. Festival tickets become available in April.
What else should I know about Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival?
Aloysia Friedmann knew the San Juan Islands would be the perfect setting for outdoor chamber music. When the Festival started in 1997 it was quite small but now in its 15th year the musicians play to sold out houses and huge outdoor crowds. If you feel skeptical of the draw of chamber music, know that this magical combination of music and setting has converted others like you.