After enduring some design challenges and other delays, work began in early September with a thorough abatement of asbestos and lead, paving the way for the Hard Rock Construction crew to begin work in October. Since then, great progress has been made: The interior was gutted and completely reframed, and is now insulated with rock [...]
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 Fri July 12, Noon - Sitka Public Library Tues July 16, 6:30 pm - Mean Queen (lower level) Wed July 17, Noon - [...]
February 8 through 10 promises to be an exciting series when we welcome back festival favorites Attacca Quartet. "THEY MAY BE A RELATIVELY YOUNG ENSEMBLE, BUT ALREADY THEY COME VERY CLOSE TO EPITOMIZING THE STRING QUARTET IDEAL: FOUR STRIKINGLY INDIVIDUAL PLAYERS WITH THE ABILITY TO SPEAK ELOQUENTLY IN ONE VOICE." - The Washington Post [...]
Here's a neat perspective of our current Stevenson Hall side-by-side with renderings of what the renovated space will look like. Enjoy!
These great shots come to us from Clark James Mishler Photography.
The program for the Alaska Airlines Autumn Classics in Anchorage has been set! Jump over to the Anchorage page to see details of what is scheduled so far. We'll keep updating the schedule as we get more details on special programs and outreach.
Over the past few months we’ve been working with NorthWind Architects on schematic drawings for the remodel of Stevenson Hall, the “mother ship” of the Sitka Summer Music Festival. We’re excited to share our ideas with you, which include a slight expansion on the back of the building, giving us a little more elbow room [...]
This is by no means a comprehensive a album, but we have a treasure trove of old photos, and we scanned a few that caught our eye. Here they are, in no particular order.
Here's a short video about Arts on the Edge, a program that works with the Hiland Correctional Center, and with us!