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Les Violons du Roy with pianist Marc-André Hamelin

Performance Santa Fe is thrilled to present über-virtuoso pianist Marc-André Hamelin and “the best early-music ensemble in North America” (Washington Post), Les Violons du Roy, for a stunning program of works by Rameau, Haydn, and Mozart. Associate Conductor Mathieu Lussier will lead this outstanding Baroque and early-Classical chamber group and one of the world’s most sizzling pianists for an  ...

First Time in Santa Fe: Sir András Schiff

Performance Santa Fe is pleased to present Sir András Schiff in his first-ever recital in Santa Fe. One of the most renowned interpreters of Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, and Schumann, Schiff will play the final piano sonatas of four great composers. These moving works are all the more revealing when played in the same recital.  ...

EPIK Artists TGIF Recital: January 30

Refresh your spirit with a half hour of music and reflection. Every Friday First Presbyterian Church shares space with local musicians and offers hospitality by opening its doors to the community of Santa Fe. A free, family event. Program by EPIK Artists to include: • MOZART by Jakob Kaare-Rasmussen, piano • GINASTERA by Rue  ...

Holiday Concerts: Joyous and Triumphant

Orchestra's Christmas Eve, New Year's Eve performances will be uplifting By Jackie Jadrnak in the Albuquerque Journal published December 12, 2014 On the eve of major holidays, Joseph Illick isn’t looking to program obscure, challenging pieces people aren’t familiar with or to bring them down with dark, depressing melodies. Instead, he will be leading the Performance Santa  ...

Giving News: IRA Rollover for 2014

Congress announced on December 16, 2014 that the IRA Rollover has been reinstated for a very short period of time. This is an amazing opportunity to make an extraordinary gift from your IRA—tax free! This IRA Rollover renewal is only good through December 31, 2014, and it is retroactive for any 2014 gifts already  ...

Give More by Giving Less

The Annual Fund for Performance Santa Fe is where our subscribers, patrons, and friends provide resources that are applied directly to support excellence every year. Join us in supporting world-class music, dance and theater by making a gift to the Performance Santa Fe Annual Fund! The Performance Santa Fe Annual Fund turns individual gifts of all  ...

Hear Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue on Christmas Eve

"It's a bit of a hot mess, but in such a wonderful way it really just reminds me of life." —Charles Peacock Rachmaninoff and Ernest Bloch were there 90 years ago when Rhapsody in Blue was first heard on February 12, 1924, in New York's Aeolian Hall. You can be there when Rhapsody  ...

New Year’s Eve Concert: 5 Highlights

1. Violinist Vadim gluzman Considered one of the great violinists of the 20th century, Vadim Gluzman's playing is described as "pyrotechnic and passionate" (San Antonio Current). "Most remarkable was his ability to sustain ... romantic emotionalism without falling into vibrato-drenched clichés. Gluzman did it by unleashing an astounding palette of colors from his violin: a golden  ...

Holiday stress? We can help.

Put on your own oxygen mask first. Make some time to sit down, relax, and truly experience the season. A holiday concert is a gift to yourself of 2 hours of mindfulness within the comfort and joy of community. Need gift ideas? Give an experience. Call our office at 505 984 8759 for tickets  ...

Hansel and Gretel • Community Opera

Hansel and Gretel • Free Community Opera at the Scottish Rite Center NEW THIS YEAR: TICKETS REQUIRED • Friday, January 9, 2015 at 7pm • Saturday, January 10 at 2pm (STAND-BY ONLY) • Sunday, January 11 at 2pm (stand-by only) TICKETING UPDATE as of Friday, January 9 at 10:00 AM: We are ticketed to capacity  ...