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Skaneateles Festival Season Begins August 10th



This season, the Skaneateles Festival introduces the Robinson Pavilion at Anyela’s Vineyards, the Competition’s new venue in Skaneateles, the big apple. The Competition runs from August 10th unless September 3rd. Tickets vary from $22 to $28.

Tickets can be bought at Skanfest.org.

Live Performance goers will expertise quite a few world-Type genres by means of world-well known artists including the Grammy-Award winning Parker Quartet, musicians from The Knights of NYC, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, the Borromeo Quartet; introducing, for The Primary time in Skaneateles, dancers from Firm XIV with choreographer, Austin McCormick, Skaneateles Competition favorites, classically-educated storage band, Time for three, a special look through three-time Grammy award-successful violinist, Hilary Hahn, and extra.

Creative Directors, Aaron Wunsch and Julia Bruskin at Anyela’s Vineyards 

“The Skaneateles Festival is not like some other,” Wunsch explains. “It brings artists who play and sing Within The biggest Live Performance halls in the world to the serene banks of the lake, which a couple of performer has described to us as really magical. The Gorgeous setting conjures up nice performances, and great performances inspire the listeners. For a moment, the sector is correct, and everybody leaves so much more than glad.”

Welcoming Inventive Administrators Aaron Wunsch and Julia Bruskin back after a a success first Competition in 2015, the Festival Program is famous to be in excellent fingers.

Application Highlights

Themes will probably be introduced right through the Festival season including a flip-of-the-century Paris, 1900, that includes The Parker Quartet and their “exceptional virtuosity,” (Washington Put Up), joined with the aid of harpist Bridget Kibbey, and award-profitable violinist, Ian Swensen. On the One Hundredth anniversary of the phrase “jazz”, examine what it way to play jazz. Explore the answer in works starting from Gershwin to Bernstein to Coltrane to Wynton Marsalis. Classically-educated garage band, Time for 3 will return to Skaneateles for the third evening at Anyela’s Vineyards in tandem with The Primary dance Company ever to be incorporated In The Pageant’s programming. The season comes to a close with the progressive programming of the Brooklyn-primarily based orchestra, The Knights.

SkanFest U (Courses and Education)

KidsFest situations for young listeners and families embrace Pageant favourite and nationally recognized singer-songwriter Susan Reed in collaboration with the Parker Quartet for family fun on the First Presbyterian Church on August Tenth at Eleven:00 a.m. and Dance! with Time for three on August 27th. Children and households of all ages are welcome. Children are free, adults pay $5 on the door.

Classes with Bach will immerse Students of all a long time and Education ranges In The musical world of J.S. Bach. College Students will join Competition Inventive director, Aaron Wunsch and guest professors to be introduced, for musical learn about, multimedia presentations in historical past, and unique live performances of Bach’s tune with the aid of Pageant artists at close vary. Additionally, Students can expertise a 60-minute “Bach Exercise” which include ear coaching, fundamentals of reading a rating, and common composition. 4 Lessons, each and every Tuesday in August from 3:00 p.m. to Four:00 p.m., plus the 4 workshops from Four:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. are $Forty total or Students can choose the 4 Courses or the 4 workshops, each and every $25. Click right here to order a spot.

Locations and Tickets

Thursday and Friday night live shows are held on the First Presbyterian Church positioned at Ninety Seven East Genesee Street in Skaneateles starting at 8:00 p.m. Doorways open at 7:30 p.m. Saturday night concert events are held on the new Robinson Pavilion at Anyela’s Vineyards situated at 2433 West Lake Road in Skaneateles beginning at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Audiences are welcome to arrive at Anyela’s Vineyards as early as 6:30 p.m. for Saturday live shows and are welcome to convey picnic suppers to enjoy on the garden overlooking the lake or buy meals equipped by way of Rosalie’s Cucina. No out of doors alcohol can be approved at the venue, however wine and beer will likely be in the marketplace right through concert events.


Live Performance tickets range from $22 to $28, youngsters below 13 are free for B-section tickets.

Within The experience of inclement weather, Saturday concert events transfer indoors. The First two weeks, the rain vicinity might be at West Genesee highschool, ultimate two weeks are TBA. Rain Areas can be tested through calling 315-685-7418 or traveling skanfest.org after 3:00 p.m. on Concert days.

To Find out more data or order tickets, talk over with skanfest.org, e mail tune@skanfest.org, or name 315-685-7418.

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, Hilary Hahn, and Time for three 



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