Category: Press Releases

Festival of Song: Angela Meade

Performance Santa Fe welcomes Met Opera star Angela Meade to the Scottish Rite! Soprano Angela Meade has accomplished a rare feat: she began her career at the top of the opera world and has stayed there ever since. The Washington state native has won fifty-seven vocal competitions, including the 2007 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. […]

Festival of Song: Daniel Okulitch & Keri Alkema

Performance Santa Fe begins its 80th season with Daniel Okulitch and Keri Alkema in recital! Highly acclaimed for his irresistible magnetism, remarkable bass-baritone Daniel Okulitch will sing Glen Roven’s Santa Fe Songs to texts by Santa Fe poets, accompanied by the composer. This summer, Okulitch will display “richness, vigor and subtle lyricism” (The New York Times) in the […]

Yuja Wang – Hot off the Press!

Yuja Wang’s program on May 9 is sure to impress! Read the Los Angeles Times review from the first stop on her latest tour. The program features Beethoven’s monumental Hammerklavier, two of Brahms’ early Ballades, and Schumann’s Kreisleriana.

Performance Santa Fe 80th Season & Restructuring Announcement

Performance Santa Fe is pleased to announce its 80th Season. Ticket sales begin with subscription orders from May 1 through June 30, only through the Performance Santa Fe office. Single tickets go on sale July 1 and will be available through and Performance Santa Fe’s 2016-17 Season offers a rich array of exceptional […]

Yuja Wang, Piano

Performance Santa Fe presents Yuja Wang in recital! Yuja Wang is one of the world’s most exciting young pianists. She started playing at the age of six on her parents’ living-room piano, making her debut just four years later. She graduated from the Curtis Institute of Music at 20. Her professional career began during her […]

An Evening with Savion Glover and Jack DeJohnette

A jam for the ages! Savion Glover, hailed by The Telegraph as “the world’s greatest tap dancer,” has wowed audiences around the world with his masterful dancing and choreography. He began lessons at age 7 and at just 12 was on Broadway, performing The Tap Dance Kid and utilizing his signature percussive “hitting” style of tap […]

Ana Vidović, Guitar

Join Performance Santa Fe for an evening of scintillating guitar playing with Ana Vidović! This Croatian virtuoso guitarist began playing at 5 years old at the encouragement of her brother. Since then, Ana Vidović has released 6 CDs, won numerous competitions, earned a degree at Peabody conservatory, and more. Gramophone magazine has remarked on her […]

Brief Encounters

Performance Santa Fe is pleased to announce a competition for short operas and music theater pieces. The winning pieces selected in the first Brief Encounters competition will be premiered in the summer of 2017 as part of Performance Santa Fe’s Festival of Song. The competition is open to all composers and librettists. Entrants are to […]

Cameron Carpenter featuring the International Touring Organ

Witness Cameron Carpenter change the organ world single-handedly! Organists, like pianists, must play a new instrument in every venue. However, unlike the piano, the organ is restricted in setting and musical subject, and every organ is different from the next. Juilliard-trained Cameron Carpenter, who first became enamored with the organ when he saw one pictured […]

Time for Three

A prolific trio with boundless energy and impeccable artistry! Always pushing the interactive possibilities of string instruments, the American trio–violinist Zachary DePue, violinist Nicolas Kendall, and double-bassist Ranaan Meyer–is continuously celebrated for its “staggering technique and freewheeling genre-crossing” (National Public Radio) as well as its rare blend of “spontaneity and precision” (The Wall Street Journal). […]