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Meet Brian Garman, CBMF’s new Opera Music Director

Brian Garman

Meet the Maestro! Brian Garman, Crested Butte Music Festival’s new music director of opera, recently sat down with Mark Moorman, Director of Artistic Administration, to discuss the Festival’s new production of Falstaff, his surprising debut with the festival in 2015 Read More

Three Questions With Peter Dugan

Crested Butte Music Festival is taking a look behind the curtain and bringing the personalities of our artists to you, our audiences! Emily Ondracek-Peterson, co-Artistic Director of the Festival, is launching and curating a new blog series, Three Questions With…, Read More

Important Announcement Regarding Frank Vignola

Suffering a severe injury — especially to a hand or arm — is an experience that musicians dread. Making music, whether it be with an instrument or voice, is a significant component of a musician’s identity. An injury that obstructs Read More

Three Questions with Mark O’Connor

Crested Butte Music Festival is taking a look behind the curtain and bringing the personalities of our artists to you, our audiences! Emily Ondracek-Peterson, co-Artistic Director of the Festival, is launching and curating a new blog series, Three Questions With…, Read More

Week 1 of the Crested Butte Opera Studio

The Crested Butte Opera Studio kicked off its 2017 season on June 12, when nine singers, one pianist and two master vocal teachers came together at Western State Colorado University in Gunnison, Colorado. More than 500 singers auditions for the Read More

Expanding, Inspiring and Fun Experiences for Kids

Music brings people together. It creates essential relationships between all ages and cultures. It is shared by musicians and audiences alike. At once, singular, collective, transformative and superbly human. People are creating situations every day in their lives to see, Read More

2017 Summer Season Announced

Identity Unmasked

Identity Unmasked When surrounded by ageless and immovable peaks, one is afforded the opportunity to explore and reconnect with the outdoors. For many of us, these rites define the summer season. Artists of the Romantic Period (and we’re all Romantics, Read More