Music Festival

2017 “Around the World” Highlights

Season 34 “Around the World” was a huge success, thanks to our amazing MFAF family: world-class musicians, audience, and community.

Highlights:

  • Kenji Bunch’s World Premiere of Shadowbox for Two Violas performed with Toby Appel brought the house down. Watch here…https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r2v5uNpiCc4&t=17s
  • Imani Winds brought refreshing colors and artistry.
  • Viva Pops-Time To Tango! Was a festive evening of sizzling music from South America and a fabulous silent auction.
  • OpusOne beguiled us once again with their stratospheric musicianship.
  • Miami Quartet brought poignancy, urgency, elegance, and passion to Shostakovich’s powerful 8th Quartet.
  • New venues included the Angel Fire RV Resort, Angel Fire Baptist Church,  Frontier Park, Kit Carson Park and Taos Retirement Village.
  • Collaboration with TrueKids1 of Taos had teenage interns mentoring in video and audio production.
  • The Young Artists from The Curtis Institute of Music- our ambassadors to the kids and the communities of Northern New Mexico.

Our partners are many, THANK YOU to everyone who made this Festival possible…onward!

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