Santa Fe Pro Musica presents the Dover String Quartet, with pianist Anne-Marie McDermott, at St. Francis Auditorium, October 17, 2021, 3 p.m. Hailed as “the next Guarneri Quartet” (Chicago Tribune) and “the young American string quartet of the moment,” (New Yorker), the Dover Quartet catapulted to international stardom in 2013, following a stunning sweep of all prizes at the Banff Competition and has since become one of the most in-demand ensembles in the world. The program includes the Lyric Quartette, by William Grant Still, String Quartet in D Major, Op. 44, No. 1, by Mendelssohn, and the world premiere of Chris Rogerson’s Dream Sequence. Tickets are $20-$85. For more information, visit the website, or call 505-988-4640.
Performance Santa Fe presents Eighth Blackbird: Phoenix, at the St, Francis Auditorium, inside the New Mexico Museum of Art, Saturday, January 15, 2022, 7:30 p.m. Four-time Grammy Award-winning new music ensemble Eighth Blackbird makes its Santa Fe debut with an eclectic program of career highlights spanning twenty-five years. Regarded as “one of the smartest, most dynamic contemporary classical ensembles on the planet” (Chicago Tribune), Eighth Blackbird first gained international attention in 1998 as the winners of the Concert Artists Guild Competition. … Read More
The Albuquerque Museum of Art showcases Cannupa Hanska Luger’s site-specific installation Future Ancestral Technologies, July 12, 2021 – July 1, 2022. Characterized as indigenous science fiction, Cannupa’s work offers multiple points of entry into an undetermined moment in the future, engaging the viewer in an innovative, life-based art installation that portrays dreams of survival and solutions while promoting a thriving Indigeneity. For more on the artist and his exhibit, visit the website.
Performance Santa Fe presents Gautier CapuÇon & Jean-Yves Thibaudet, at the Lensic Performing Arts Center, Monday, May 3, 2022, 7:30 p.m. With his “exceptional technical command” and “luminous style” (Le Monde de la Musique), formidable and acclaimed cellist Gautier Capuçon joins forces with the masterful Jean-Yves Thibaudet, “unquestionably, one of the best pianists in the world” (OpusColorado). This exhilarating showcase of the French duo’s combined prowess includes Schumann, Brahms, and breathtaking cello sonatas by Debussy and Shostakovich. Tickets are $35 – … Read More