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Over the past couple of years we’ve been working with NorthWind Architects on the drawings and plans for the remodel of Stevenson Hall, the headquarters of the Sitka Music Festival. We’re excited to share our [...]

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Building Plans Revealed

Over the past couple of years we’ve been working with NorthWind Architects on the drawings and plans for the remodel of Stevenson Hall, the headquarters of the Sitka Music Festival. […]

Sitka International Cello Seminar

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Meet the 2019 Cello Seminar Students

Welcome to our 2019 Seminar students! Here’s their schedule of public performances:

Tues July 9, 6:30 pm – Mean Queen (lower level)
Thurs July 11, 5:30 pm – Ludvig’s Wine Bar
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Your generous support makes it possible for the Festival to connect Alaskans with great artists and bring amazing music to rural and urban areas of the state.

What makes the Festival complete is you – your presence, your interest, your passion. The Sitka Music Festival flourishes and returns year after year because of YOUR ongoing support, and we deeply appreciate your donation.

The Sitka Summer Music Festival is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit arts organization, and all contributions are fully tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.  Our Federal tax ID No is 92-0075160.

In addition to financial contributions, we also greatly appreciate donations of air miles, Alaska Airlines Companion Fares, restaurant gift certificates in Sitka or Anchorage, and volunteer help for our events. Call or email us if you’d like to learn more.

Use the button below to make a donation to our annual campaign or our Stevenson Hall capital campaign. THANK YOU!

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💔😢After 53 years of service to the people of Alaska, all programs, grants and services of the Alaska State Council on the Arts are now inactive.

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Love and Support to the amazing Sitka Summer Music Festival!

Love and best wishes to the wonderful cellists of the Sitka cello seminar

🎻Later this month, rehabilitation and expansion of our beloved Stevenson Hall begins. We’ve already raised over $4 million and we're down to the last $150k.

Your donation provides improved year-round residential, administrative, and social spaces. bit.ly/Stevenson2019
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🎻Later this month, rehabilitation and expansion of our beloved Stevenson Hall begins. We’ve already raised over $4 million and were down to the last $150k.

Your donation provides improved year-round residential, administrative, and social spaces. http://bit.ly/Stevenson2019

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"Playing through pain. Violinist Kurt Nikkanen fighting through a shaving mishap and sounding fantastic as usual. @visitsitka Sitka Summer Music Festival. #2019. Complete #beethoven string trios."
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Playing through pain.  Violinist Kurt Nikkanen fighting through a shaving mishap and sounding fantastic as usual.  @visitsitka Sitka Summer Music Festival.  #2019. Complete #beethoven string trios.

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🍕📚🍷This Tuesday, July 16th, join us for a free popup cello & pizza concert at Mean Queen. You can also still catch free popups at the Public Library and Ludvig's Bistro this week! facebook.com/SitkaMusicFestival/events

Cello pop-ups this week:
Tues 16th 630 at Mean Queen
Wed 17th Noon at Public Library
Thur 18th 530 at Ludvig's

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🍕📚🍷This Tuesday, July 16th, join us for a free popup cello & pizza concert at Mean Queen. You can also still catch free popups at the Public Library and Ludvigs Bistro this week! facebook.com/SitkaMusicFestival/events

Cello pop-ups this week: 
Tues 16th 630 at Mean Queen
Wed 17th Noon at Public Library
Thur 18th 530 at Ludvigs

📸 Xtinepix

🎻This month, we're using Facebook Fundraising to help us finish our 7-year Stevenson Hall Campaign. Make an easy donation using Facebook or pick us for your next Facebook birthday fundrasier!

Your donation to Stevenson Hall provides improved year-round residential, administrative, and social spaces: bit.ly/Stevenson2019

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🎻This month, were using Facebook Fundraising to help us finish our 7-year Stevenson Hall Campaign. Make an easy donation using Facebook or pick us for your next Facebook birthday fundrasier!

Your donation to Stevenson Hall provides improved year-round residential, administrative, and social spaces: http://bit.ly/Stevenson2019

 📸 @burnhamviolincompany

🎻 Stevenson Hall Renovation Commencement begins at 4pm on Sunday, July 21st. The 4pm ceremony will be followed by appetizers and cocktails.

With the incredible support of our classical community, we’ve already raised over $4 million towards the renovation of our beloved Stevenson Hall. Donate a part of the final $143k today, and be an angel of this landmark 7-year capital campaign.

The celebration party is free to the entire community, but please RSVP by calling 907.747.6774

Join us Sunday, July 21st, for one of the most important days in our 47 years as an organization. We want every one of you to help us celebrate!

All the details: bit.ly/Stevenson2019
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🎻 Stevenson Hall Renovation Commencement begins at 4pm on Sunday, July 21st. The 4pm ceremony will be followed by appetizers and cocktails. 

With the incredible support of our classical community, we’ve already raised over $4 million towards the renovation of our beloved Stevenson Hall. Donate a part of the final $143k today, and be an angel of this landmark 7-year capital campaign.

The celebration party is free to the entire community, but please RSVP by calling 907.747.6774

Join us Sunday, July 21st, for one of the most important days in our 47 years as an organization. We want every one of you to help us celebrate!

All the details: http://bit.ly/Stevenson2019

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"Cheers to the halfway point of the glorious #2019 @sitkamusicfestival international #cello seminar. With @melissakraut @ludvigs_bistro"
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Cheers to the halfway point of the glorious #2019 @sitkamusicfestival international #cello seminar.  With @melissakraut @ludvigs_bistro

🎵Our campus has housed musicians in Sitka for 48 years, including our founder, Paul Rosenthal.

Make our dream a reality. Your donation to Stevenson Hall provides improved year-round residential, administrative, and social spaces.

More info and secure donation link: bit.ly/Stevenson2019
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🎵Our campus has housed musicians in Sitka for 48 years, including our founder, Paul Rosenthal. 

Make our dream a reality. Your donation to Stevenson Hall provides improved year-round residential, administrative, and social spaces. 

More info and secure donation link: http://bit.ly/Stevenson2019

🎻With your support over the last 7 years, we’ve already raised over $4 million and now it's the final $150k.

Your donation provides improved year-round residential, administrative, and social spaces: bit.ly/Stevenson2019

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🎻With your support over the last 7 years, we’ve already raised over $4 million and now its the final $150k.

Your donation provides improved year-round residential, administrative, and social spaces: http://bit.ly/Stevenson2019

📷 @bassviolinshop

🌲Join us Sunday, July 21st, for one of the most important days in our 47 years as an organization. We want every one of you to help us celebrate!

Stevenson Hall Renovation Commencement begins at 4pm on Sunday, July 21st. The 4pm Ceremony will be followed by appetizers and cocktails. The celebration is free to the entire community, but please RSVP by calling 907.747.6774.

With the amazing support of our community, we’ve already raised over $4 million towards the renovation of our beloved Stevenson Hall. Donate a part of the final $150k today, and be an angel of this landmark 7-year capital campaign.

All the details: bit.ly/Stevenson2019

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🌲Join us Sunday, July 21st, for one of the most important days in our 47 years as an organization. We want every one of you to help us celebrate!

Stevenson Hall Renovation Commencement begins at 4pm on Sunday, July 21st. The 4pm Ceremony will be followed by appetizers and cocktails. The celebration is free to the entire community, but please RSVP by calling 907.747.6774.

With the amazing support of our community, we’ve already raised over $4 million towards the renovation of our beloved Stevenson Hall. Donate a part of the final $150k today, and be an angel of this landmark 7-year capital campaign.

All the details: http://bit.ly/Stevenson2019 

📷 @alrman

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I wish very much I could join you in person. I will hope all the best for all of you

How awesome! Whatta community!

Congratulations 🍾

🎻Later this month, rehabilitation and expansion of our beloved Stevenson Hall begins. We’ve raised over $4 million and we're down to the last $150k.

Your donation provides improved year-round residential, administrative, and social spaces: bit.ly/Stevenson2019
... See MoreSee Less

🎻Later this month, rehabilitation and expansion of our beloved Stevenson Hall begins. We’ve raised over $4 million and were down to the last $150k.

Your donation provides improved year-round residential, administrative, and social spaces: http://bit.ly/Stevenson2019

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🎻 Meet 2019 Cello Seminar Student Nicolas Adler. Nicholas is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Music in Cello Performance at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami where he is studying under Professor Ross T. Harbaugh.

His former teacher was Wells Cunningham, known for his “Impossible Duet” video which can be viewed on YouTube.

Nicolas has performed several times with the New World Symphony during their Side-by-Side concerts under the direction of Michael Tilson Thomas. He attended the Eastern Music Festival in 2016 and 2017 where he studied under Neal Cary, Principal Cellist of the Richmond Symphony. He also attended the Aspen Music Festival and School in 2018 where he studied under Professor Michael Mermagen, cellist of the Aspen String Trio for over 18 seasons.

He will return to the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami in the fall where he will continue to study under Dr. Harbaugh as well as his concert performances conducted by maestro Gerard Schwartz.

💡 Mark your calendar now for the #Cellobration on July 20th as well as check our Facebook for all the free pop-up concerts this July! Sitka Music Festival
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🎻 Meet 2019 Cello Seminar Student Nicolas Adler. Nicholas is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Music in Cello Performance at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami where he is studying under Professor Ross T. Harbaugh. 

His former teacher was Wells Cunningham, known for his “Impossible Duet” video which can be viewed on YouTube. 

Nicolas has performed several times with the New World Symphony during their Side-by-Side concerts under the direction of Michael Tilson Thomas. He attended the Eastern Music Festival in 2016 and 2017 where he studied under Neal Cary, Principal Cellist of the Richmond Symphony. He also attended the Aspen Music Festival and School in 2018 where he studied under Professor Michael Mermagen, cellist of the Aspen String Trio for over 18 seasons. 

He will return to the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami in the fall where he will continue to study under Dr. Harbaugh as well as his concert performances conducted by maestro Gerard Schwartz.

💡 Mark your calendar now for the #Cellobration on July 20th as well as check our Facebook for all the free pop-up concerts this July! Sitka Music Festival
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