Behind The Scenes – Part 2

Victoria Graphic behind the scenes (Part 2)

Part 2 of a three part series introducing our newest team member, Victoria. Part one can be found here if you missed it. — Victoria is happy. Satisfied with years of joy, dancing and community, she feels content as she Read More

Behind The Scenes

behind the scenes - Victoria

Part one of a three part series introducing our newest team member, Victoria. — She sets the tables and lights the candles for the evening – the guests will be arriving soon. Dancers flutter down the hall and rush to Read More

Congratulations, Sarah!

“The star of the show” —Opera Today on Sarah Tucker’s appearance in Mozart’s The Magic Flute, Arizona Opera   Sarah Tucker is an alumna of the 2014 and 2015 Crested Butte Opera Studio. Sarah has become a leading soprano with the Arizona Opera Studio Read More

Sam Budish

Samuel Budish is a New York City-based percussionist who actively performs in a wide variety of musical traditions. He is a frequent guest with the New York City Ballet and the Metropolitan Opera and has also performed with Orpheus, the Read More

Jaymee Haefner

Jaymee Haefner

Harpist Jaymee Haefner is returning as part of the Festival Symphony Orchestra for her ninth summer! Her performances have been described by Daniel Buckley as possessing “an air of dreamy lyricism… interlocking melody lines with the deftness of a dancer’s Read More

Welcome Back, Colin!

After an outstanding 2015 performance in the Crested Butte Opera Studio, bass-baritone Colin Ramsey is returning for the 2016 season! Colin Ramsey is already being recognized for his “deep, rich bass” and “touching” performances across the US. His engagements have Read More

Congratulations Hilary!

Hilary Ginther

Hilary Ginther is an alumna of the 2014 Crested Butte Opera Studio. Thanks to supporters like you, Hilary debuted with the Florida Grand Opera in December as Rosina in Rossini’s The Barber of Seville. This production also featured Kevin Glavin, star Read More

2016 Platinum Passes Are Available

2016 Platinum Passes

2016 Platinum Passes are out now! Discover a new level of excellence with Crested Butte Music Festival’s exclusive 2016 Platinum Pass.  Pass holders can experience Crested Butte Music Festival’s world-class music and opera from the comfort of exclusive seating for Read More

We Have Moved!


We have moved. Stop by and say hello! 523 Riverland Dr. Unit 2D and 2E Crested Butte, CO 81224 (next to the gym)