Outdoor Concert Series
The Summer Festival continues as the landmark event of Sunriver Music Festival for the last 40+ years.
We are looking forward to a summer of creativity in this 44th season. Below is a sneak peek of the current schedule and programming for August 2021. We are nimble, we are creative, and we are committed to presenting world-class musical experiences for Central Oregon residents and visitors. Therefore, we are flexible and ready to reimagine the below programs as needed based on current COVID-19 guidelines.
August 14-23, 2021
Join us in the open air for an
Oustanding Outdoor Concert Series
Looking to the future! Summer Festival 2021 offers the unique opportunity to experience our two outstanding Artistic Director finalists KELLY KUO and BRETT MITCHELL in action as they lead the Festival Orchestra in 2 Classical Concerts each PLUS they share the stage in a special Pops Concert.
Classical Concert I – August 14, 2021 – Sunriver SHARC Amphitheatre, 6:00 p.m.
Featuring internationally-renowned Eroica Trio | Maestro Kelly Kuo
The most sought-after trio in the world, the Grammy-nominated Eroica Trio performs Beethoven's Triple Concerto for Violin, Cello, and Piano
Classical Concert II – August 16, 2021 – Besson Commons, 6:00 p.m.
Featuring concertmaster Ruth Lenz, violin | Maestro Kelly Kuo
Pops Concert – August 18, 2021 - Sunriver Resort's Besson Commons, 6:00 p.m.
Featuring Guest Conductors Kelly Kuo AND Brett Mitchell co-hosting from the piano with duos and ensembles of Festival Orchestra musicians.
Solo Piano Concert – August 20, 2021 – Besson Commons, 6:00 p.m.
Featuring Cliburn medalist Daniel Hsu
Join us as Cliburn medalist Daniel Hsu, recognized for his easy virtuosity and bold musicianship, presents a powerful, thoughtful, and sensitive solo performance.
Classical Concert III – August 21, 2021 – Besson Commons, 6:00 p.m.
Featuring Cliburn medalist Daniel Hsu | Maestro Brett Mitchell
Classical Concert IV – August 23, 2021 - Besson Commons, 6:00 p.m.
Featuring Amit Peled, cello | Maestro Brett Mitchell
Friends of the Festival members receive priority choice in seat selection and can purchase tickets as early as April 1, 2021.
(Click here to learn more about Friends of the Festival membership.)
Non-members are also welcome to purchase tickets beginning April 1, 2021 and please know that your seat request will be processed after June 1, 2021.
Questions or wishing to order via phone? Please call us at 541-593-9310.
UPDATE FROM LAST SEASON:
After an abundance of careful consideration, the 2020 Summer Festival concert series was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.