Share

Loading Events

← Back to Events

Music Academy of the West

+ Google Map
1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
805/969-4726 musicacademy.org

Events List Navigation

June 2016

Opening Night Gala

June 4, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

Join Music Academy of the West in celebrating the 2016 Summer School and Festival and the grand opening of the Marilyn Horne Main House. The Gala will include a red carpet reception, black-tie concert and al fresco dinner, featuring stars of the Metropolitan Opera, and benefiting the full-scholarship program, supporting 140 Academy Fellows.  

Find out more »

Music Academy of the West’s Opening Night Gala

June 4, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map
$1,000
Isabel Leonard, photo by Becca Fay, courtesy of Music Academy of the West.

Music Academy of the West hosts its black tie gala, celebrating the 2016 Summer School and Festival and the grand opening of Marilyn Horne Main House.

Find out more »

September 2016

Santa Barbara Beautiful Annual Awards Ceremony

September 25, 2016 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

Celebrate "Waves of Beauty" with Santa Barbara Beautiful, as the nonprofit organization recognizes excellence in property design and honors outstanding individuals in the community.

Find out more »

March 2017

Tea: A Royal Afternoon Affair

March 1, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map
$100
Chef Darren McGrady, courtesy photo.

Join Conductor JoAnne Wasserman, Board Members of Santa Barbara Choral Society and former Royal Chef to Queen Elizabeth, Darren McGrady, for a Royal Tea on March 1 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Music Academy of the West’s Marilyn Horne Main House (1070 Fairway Rd., Montecito.)

Find out more »

May 2017

May Madness

May 6, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map
May Madness Volunteers, courtesy photo.

The 41st annual May Madness estate sale event will take place from 9 a.m. — 3.p.m on Saturday, May 6. The proceeds from this event benefit the Music Academy of the West's full-scholarship program

Find out more »

September 2017

Santa Barbara Beautiful Annual Awards Ceremony

September 24, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

Join Santa Barbara Beautiful as it recognizes excellence in design and honors outstanding individuals in the community.  

Find out more »

November 2017

Camerata Pacifica Concerts

November 12, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 14, 2017 at 7:30pm

One event on November 16, 2017 at 8:00pm

One event on November 17, 2017 at 7:30pm

Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map
$56

Acclaimed chamber music ensemble Camerata Pacifica opens its 28th season in September with a remarkable trio of works by Pulitzer Prize winner John Harbison and Russian composing titans Sergei Prokofiev and Dmitri Shostakovich. The program includes the world premiere of “24 Preludes for Viola and Piano” by Lera Auerbach, as well as compositions by Osvaldo Golijov, David Bruce, Messiaen, Bartók, Debussy, and Beethoven, among many others.

Find out more »

April 2018

Takács Quartet

April 15 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

In the energetic launch to the Summer Festival, the venerable Takács Quartet performs works by Mozart, Dvorák, and Dohnányi, with special guest faculty artist Natasha Kislenko.

Find out more »

Jeremy Denk

April 15 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

Winner of a MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship, the Avery Fisher Prize, and Musical America’s Instrumentalist of the Year award, Jeremy Denk is one of America’s foremost pianists – an artist you want to hear no matter what he performs.

Find out more »

June 2018

Public Masterclasses

June 18 @ 1:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 6, 2018

Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map
Music Academy of the West masterclass, courtesy photo.

The masterclass is one of the hallmarks of the Music Academy experience. Over the course of the eight-week festival, more than 130 public masterclasses will be presented by faculty and guest artists in voice, solo piano, and instrumental series.

Find out more »

Jerome Lowenthal

June 19 @ 7:30 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

Jerome Lowenthal has been a prominent presence in the international piano world for more than a half-century, and has performed a voluminous repertoire that includes 63 different concerti.

Find out more »

Academy of the West: Voice Program Opening Night

June 20 @ 7:30 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

Part of the Opera Plus Series, the Voice Program Opening Night is the grand reveal of the 2018 Voice Program fellows.

Find out more »

Classical Evolution/Revolution Conference

June 22 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

Join creators, thinkers, CEOs, and media leaders at the second annual Evolution/Revolution conference.

Find out more »

Picnic Concert

June 22 @ 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Friday, repeating until July 27, 2018

One event on August 8, 2018 at 7:30pm

Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

Enjoy your picnic in the beautiful atmosphere of the Academy’s Miraflores campus and then enter Hahn Hall for a magical evening as Academy fellows share their talents in solos, duets, trios, quartets, and more.

Find out more »

PercussionFest I

June 23 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

The Academy's "PercussionFest" is a showcases of virtuosity by five Percussion fellows and faculty on a spectacular display of instruments.

Find out more »

PianoFest

June 25 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

The Academy's unveiling of the eight Solo Piano fellows who will perform in masterclasses throughout the summer.

Find out more »

BrassFest

June 28 @ 7:30 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

This event features hallmarks of the brass repertoire from many genres. Small and large ensembles perform, including brass instruments and percussion.

Find out more »

July 2018

Caroline Shaw

July 9 @ 7:30 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

Mosher guest artist Caroline Shaw crafts an extraordinary program of her own music performed by Academy fellows.

Find out more »

Deborah Voigt

July 12 @ 7:30 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

Deborah Voigt has programmed four Vocal fellows and five Vocal Piano fellows in an evening of songs and arias by Wagner, Verdi, Richard Strauss and contemporary composer Ben Moore. 

Find out more »

Solo Piano Competition

July 14 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

With flash and finesse, Solo Piano fellows compete for a cash prize and an international recital tour presented by the Music Academy of the West in partnership with Steinway & Sons.

Find out more »

Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro

July 21 @ 1:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
+ Google Map

Academy fellows perform and Giuseppe Mentuccia conducts Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro with piano.

Find out more »
+ Export Events