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Aspen Music Festival and School

225 Music School Rd, Aspen, CO 81611-8501
+1 970-925-9042
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Always a First Class Act!

Whenever in town, ther are many events, some even free. Special programs for children. Often folks... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
atravelbugColorado
Great music; reasonable price on a plan

This is a HUGE 7 week long festival with absolutely terrific chamber music and lots of other music... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Coastman3
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Palo Alto, California
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The Aspen Music Festival and School is the United States' premier classical music festival, presenting more than 300 musical events during its eight-week summer season in Aspen. The institution draws top classical musicians from around the world to this Colorado mountain retreat for an unparalleled combination of performances and music education. Many events are free.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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225 Music School Rd, Aspen, CO 81611-8501
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever in town, ther are many events, some even free. Special programs for children. Often folks throw down a blanket and sit outside the tent to enjoy performances.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a HUGE 7 week long festival with absolutely terrific chamber music and lots of other music options. It is expensive if you purchase each item separately, but there are many plans available that make it totally reasonable. We purchased the Kick Off plan,...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Not only in the beautiful benedict tent, musicians were playing on the corners of the streets, restaurants, churches. If you love music, go when the music festival is ongoing. The tickets are not expensive either.

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Coming to ski in Aspen, there's no need to miss out on a taste of the remarkable music festival. The winter chamber music festival in Harris Hall brings top artists to perform. We heard the Pacifica Quartet play Mendelssohn, Weinberg, and Schumann. Spectacular.

Thank Fran S
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

totally awesome the Aspen Music Festival is . I can not say enough good things about it . Outside sipping wine or inside sitting in chairs the facility is incredible

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

The Aspen Music Festival does a wonderful job with their students. The opera they presented, La Traviata, was beautiful with lovely voices and great sets and costumes. The full orchestra concert on Friday and Sunday are exceptionally well received.

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

The AMF brings musician from throughout the world. From the famous to young music students. Each season, a theme is chosen for the repertoire. Artists are wonderfully matched to the programs. As well at the music tent and Harris hall, there are performances all over...More

Thank Charles H
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

The festival had been a long-time bucket-list item and we scheduled our trip around the programs. An annual event from late June to mid-August with daily programs beginning early afternoon each day through highlighted performances in the evening. For the most part, these are students...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Beautiful music and atmosphere. Buy tickets or sit outside for free at the Benedict Music tent, surrounded by gorgeous Aspen trees. The musicians are students, but their talent makes this seem to be a professional symphony. Very enjoyable experience. Highly recommend it.

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Most cities do not have the kind of programming one can see at the Aspen Music Festival. The level of performance is outstanding and a tribute to the teachers at the school. It is one of the best places to be in the summer.

Thank John K
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