2016 Geneva Music Festival announced!
Welcome to our 2016 season! Please join us for a spectacular season of music which will run June 2nd through June 18th and will offer something for everyone. Diverse programming will include chamber, vocal, organ and bluegrass music, as well as a week-long Latino Cultural Celebration, highlighting their rich heritage of music and dance.
During these exciting three weeks you will hear chamber masterpieces from Mozart and Mendelssohn to contemporary composers suchas Augusta Read Thomas as well as some good old American music and fiery Latin music and dance.
2016 will feature many of your favorite GMF veterans along with several new talented artists. Among them will be baritone vocalist and founder of the vocal ensemble “Roomful of Teeth, Dashon Burton along with gifted chamber musician and Juilliard Faculty member violinist Laurie Smukler and violinist Clara Lyon of the Spektral Quartet.
Argentinean composer and bandoneonist JP Jofre will return to delight audiences with an evening of Tango Nuevo and Amaya Dance will make its debut with a salsa dance workshop and a night of social dancing at Ravines Winery.
We are especially pleased to announce the Geneva Music Festival’s new home in Froelich Hall of the Gearan Center for the Performing Arts. The gorgeous setting, perfect acoustics and brand new Steinway grand piano are sure to be the perfect setting for this gem of a season that we have planned for you!