The SteelDrivers at I Bar Ranch

I Bar Ranch 850 Co Rd 49, Gunnison, CO

The Crested Butte Music Festival and the I Bar Ranch are proud to present The SteelDrivers! Nashville’s hard-edged bluegrass band has won many awards, including a Grammy for Best Bluegrass […]

Broadway on the Butte

Crested Butte Mountain Resort 12 Snowmass Rd, Mt. Crested Butte, Colorado

Acclaimed star of Broadway, the concert stage, and TV is performing a concert you’ll never forget. Ride a chairlift from the base of the Crested Butte Mountain Resort to a […]

$200

Crescendo Club Happy Hour

To Be Announced

A benefit exclusively for Crescendo Club members! Get to know your fellow Crescendo Club members during this Happy Hour gathering. Crescendo Club members only.

Music Under the Stars

Gunnison Valley Observatory

Virtuoso pianist and CBMF audience favorite Anna Arzumanyan returns to share a program of nocturnal music created especially for this performance at the Gunnison Valley Observatory. After enjoying this amazingly […]

$200

Senior Care Center Performance

Gunnison Valley Health Senior Care Center

A free performance for residents of the Gunnison Valley Health's Senior Care Center, featuring famed concert pianist Anna Arzumanyan.Performer: Anna Arzumanyan Russian-Armenian pianist Anna Arzumanyan made her debut at age […]

Sally Miner Lecture Series – A Brief History of the Violin

Mt. Crested Butte Wedding Garden 911 Gothic Rd, Crested Butte, CO

Did you know that violins can cost upwards of $20 million? Why? Where did the violin originate and why is it so awesome? Learn about the instrument’s Italian Renaissance birth, its development over the past 500 years, and its use as a vehicle for virtuosity. After the lecture, you’ll be able to better appreciate the […]

Violin and Piano in the Garden

Mt. Crested Butte Wedding Garden 911 Gothic Rd, Crested Butte, CO

Two virtuoso performers present a program that matches the beauty of the venue! The dynamic duo of two beautiful performers offers charming works by a variety of composers.Performers: Emily Ondracek-Peterson […]

$30

Hot Club Jazz Rafting

Gunnison Gunnison, Colorado

Performers: Gypsy Jazz All-Stars This concert experience is one you’ll always remember! Led by a private guide, you’ll float down the scenically unmatched Taylor River with your friends. Then, you’ll […]

$200

Gypsy Jazz Home Soiree

Private home in Gunnison Gunnison, CO

Performer: The Gypsy Jazz All-Stars The Gypsy Jazz All-Stars return to the home soiree programming! Gypsy Jazz (AKA: jazz manouche or Hot Club Jazz) is distinguished by its energy, virtuosity, […]

$200

Gypsy Jazz All-Stars

Center for the Arts 606 6th St., Crested Butte, CO

Join the world class Colorado Gypsy Jazz Camp faculty on a journey back to Paris, France in the 1930s as they celebrate the music of guitarist Django Reinhardt and violinist […]

$45

Sally Miner Lecture Series – Listening to and Engaging with Music

Old Rock Community Library, Crested Butte 507 Maroon Ave, Crested Butte, CO

In this fun, interactive lecture, Dr. Emily will lead you in activities that help to increase your understanding of music. You’ll leave with tools that increase your listening ability while […]

Senior Care Center Performance

Gunnison Valley Health Senior Care Center

Free performance exclusively for residents of the GVH Senior Care Center featuring world-class classical musicians. Performers: Stephanie Mientka, viola Andrew Krimm, violaDr. Mientka is a member of the Boulder Philharmonic, […]

Jeeping with Americana Bluegrass

To Be Announced

A Jeep tour and a world-class concert in the most beautiful concert space ever invented - the outdoors! Join a Jeep tour to a ridiculously beautiful view and revel in a fun, world-class performance. Tickets include hors d'oeuvres and drinks!Performer: The Another Brothers CBMF audience favorites The Another Brothers performs original and classic Americana in […]

$200

Chamber Music with the Land Trust

Crested Butte Land Trust Paenut Lake Wedding Site Crested Butte, CO

A stunning location plays host to even more amazing music. You’ll experience two masterpiece works, by Mozart and Brahms, that represent the pinnacle of both the Classical and Romantic periods. Fingernoise’s all-star lineup performs both works with its trademark infectious energy, virtuosity, and connection with audience members.Performer: Fingernoise Emily Ondracek-Peterson, violin Sarah Off, violin Stephanie […]

$30

Bluegrass Camper Performance

Crested Butte Arts Festival Stage 3rd and Elk Avenue, Crested Butte, CO

Stroll through the Crested Butte Arts Festival and then relax with a free performance by the CBMF’s awesome Bluegrass and Beyond camp participants. The campers have worked hard all week, and this is your time to support and enjoy their participation!

Singer-Songwriter Camper Performance

Crested Butte Arts Festival Stage 3rd and Elk Avenue, Crested Butte, CO

These fun, free performances are always an audience favorite. Support our CBMF camp participants as they put into practice their newly learned singer-songwriter skills. After, you can stroll the Crested Butte Arts Festival.

Turn up the Base: Free Concert

Crested Butte Mountain Resort 12 Snowmass Rd, Mt. Crested Butte, Colorado

Nestled in the beautiful setting of Crested Butte Mountain Resort's base area, Turn Up the Base is FREE CONCERT. Bring your family and friends to enjoy an evening filled with […]

Piano in the Garden

Mt. Crested Butte Wedding Garden 911 Gothic Rd, Crested Butte, CO

World-acclaimed pianist Brian Hsu shares a performance of incredible virtuosity and sensitivity in the most beautiful concert venue you can imagine.Performer: Brian Hsu Brian Hsu made his concerto debut at […]

$30

Music & a Movie

To Be Announced

You get two shows for the price of one with this ticket. First, two chamber music superstars, who have been playing music together since their Juilliard days, join forces to […]

$25

Flamenco on the Water

Taylor Park Reservoir Almont, CO

Last year’s pontoon concert was a huge hit, so we’re doing it again this year! Meet up at the dock and hop on a pontoon boat that will take us […]

$200

Exclusive Crescendo Club Concert

To Be Announced

Join fellow Crescendo Club members for an amazing evening of music. The acclaimed ensemble, Miguel Espinoza Flamenco Fusion, performs an intimate concert exclusively for Crescendo Club members.

Sally Miner Lecture Series – A Brief History of Jazz

Gunnison Winery & Tasting Room 1018 Highway 135, Gunnison, CO

From what musical forms did jazz evolve? What is ragtime? And, why is free jazz awesome? After attending this discussion, you’ll know the answers to these questions and more! And, […]

Alexander String Quartet in Crested Butte

Crested Butte Mountain Resort 12 Snowmass Rd, Mt. Crested Butte, Colorado

Performer: Alexander String Quartet Zakarias Grafilo, violin 1 Frederick Lifsitz, violin 2 David Samuel, viola Sandy Wilson, celloRepertoire Mozart - Quartet K. 589 Jessie Montgomery - “Strum” Dvorak - “American” […]

$30

Alexander String Quartet Home Soiree

Private Home in Crested Butte Crested Butte, CO

Don’t miss this opportunity to experience an up-close and personal performance by the famous Alexander String Quartet. They’ll perform works by Dvorak, Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, and more. Performer: Alexander String […]

$200

Alexander String Quartet Concert in Gunnison

Various Locations Crested Butte, CO

Alexander String Quartet Zakarias Grafilo, violin 1 Frederick Lifsitz, violin 2 David Samuel, viola Sandy Wilson, celloRepertoire Dvorak - Cypresses Shostakovich - Quartet No. 7 Debussy - String Quartet“It was […]

$25

Sally Miner Lecture Series – A Brief History of 20th Century Music

Old Rock Community Library, Crested Butte 507 Maroon Ave, Crested Butte, CO

What do the Beatles have to do with Dadaism? How should you approach listening to atonal music? And, how has the twentieth century influenced composers today? All this and more as we survey the most complex century in music history! After this lecture, you’ll be better equipped to engage with the music of our time.Lecturer: […]

Jeeping Extravaganza

To Be Announced

A Jeep tour and a world-class concert in the most beautiful concert space ever invented - the outdoors! Join a Jeep tour to a ridiculously beautiful view and revel in a fun, world-class performance by Tara Rose & The Real Deal. Tickets include hors d'oeuvres and drinks. Last year our Adventure Series SOLD out quickly, […]

$200

Yonder Mountain String Band at the I Bar Ranch

I Bar Ranch 850 Co Rd 49, Gunnison, CO

The Crested Butte Music Festival and the I Bar Ranch are proud to present Yonder Mountain String Band! For the past 20 years, Yonder Mountain String Band has redefined bluegrass music, expanding the traditional acoustic genre beyond its previously established boundaries by steadily pushing the envelope into the realms of rock n’ roll and improvisation. […]

Home Soiree Labor Day Celebration

To Be Announced

Now a Labor Day tradition! Make this Labor Day a memorable one when you celebrate with your friends, family, and the CBMF. Enjoy a performance by the amazing jazz band, The Democracy, while taking in the beautiful scenery Crested Butte has to offer. Performer: The Democracy Band Enjoy a performance by the amazing jazz band, […]

$200