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Chamber Series: American Music

July 20, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Chamber Music:  intimate performances of works familiar and unfamiliar in venues perfect for chamber music. The Festival’s chamber artists include performers like violinist Nicholas Tavani of the Aeolus String Quartet, violist Maurycy Banaszek of the East Coast Chamber Orchestra, cellist Jonah Kim of Ensemble San Francisco, hornist Jeffrey Fair of the Seattle Symphony, and many more.

Work(s) by: Joan Tower, Barber, Jennifer Higdon, Susan Cahill, Dvořák.

This July 17-29, 2018, Music Director Scott Yoo will lead a group of more than 50 visiting artists gathered from top orchestras and chamber ensembles from the United States and abroad in curated performances in scenic venues all over picturesque San Luis Obispo County. Yoo, conductor and violinist, also serves as Artistic Director of the Mexico City Philharmonic and the host of a PBS travel/music show in development called Now Hear This. Yoo curates and designs the festival’s programming, which this year focuses on the theme “Music Without Borders,” with an in-depth examination of composers who wrote music away from their native countries.

The Festival’s programming is made up of 30 events in 19 different venues. Subscription tickets are on sale through April 15. Individual tickets on sale April 16. Tickets may be ordered online at or by calling 805/781-3009 or 877/881-8899.