Summer Music Workshops Now Called Summer Music Institute
The Sun Valley Summer Symphony School of Music offers summer music instruction, performance opportunities and coaching with internationally renowned musicians. Rebranded this year as the Summer Music Institute, the summer program offers experiences for elementary school through college level students.
2017 Season Announcement
The 2017 season will be like no other, featuring premier soloists Lang Lang, James Ehnes, Jamie Barton and Angela Meade. It commemorates 10 years at the Sun Valley Pavilion and closes with a showcase performance of Verdi’s Requiem; which Music Director Alasdair Neale touts as “…a once in a lifetime,” production.
CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF MUSIC EDUCATION
The summer of 2017 marks the 20th Anniversary of the Sun Valley Summer Symphony Summer Music Workshops program. To mark this milestone, we are excited to release a rebranding of our summer that articulates the vast diversity of music education offered by the symphony.
2017 Upbeat with Alasdair: Alasdair Neale to Discuss ‘The Russian Soul in Music’
Sun Valley Summer Symphony Music Director Alasdair Neale will speak on Tuesday, Jan. 3 on “The Russian Soul in Music: From Tchaikovsky to Shostakovich.” This also will be the theme of the symphony’s “In Focus” Series of concerts July 24-28, 2017.
Local High School Music Students Performing at Sun Valley Resort for 80th Birthday Celebration
SUN VALLEY, Idaho — Dec. 12, 2016 – Local high school students will be the entertainment stars at River Run Lodge on Wednesday, Dec. 21, thanks to a special collaboration between the Sun Valley Summer Symphony School of Music and Sun Valley Resort.
Orchestra Festival to Open Aug. 1 with New Production Of Stravinsky’s ‘Firebird’
The Firebird, a newly commissioned production of the classic Stravinsky ballet, will bring dancers and towering puppets to the Sun Valley Summer Symphony to open this year’s Orchestra Festival on Monday, Aug. 1.
2016 Sun Valley Summer Symphony To Feature Stravinsky’s ‘The Firebird’ with Immense Puppets, Mahler’s Symphony No. 3
The 2016 Sun Valley Summer Symphony will feature a special production of Stravinsky’s “The Firebird” with elaborate 20-foot puppets, Mahler’s Symphony No. 3 with one of the largest orchestras ever to perform here…