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The Magic
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Summer
2024

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7 pm | Sat
Apr 20
A&L presents Randall Goosby
Hahn Hall
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7 pm | Thu
May 16
A&L presents Bruce Liu
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Fri
Jun 14
Takács Quartet
Lobero Theatre
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7:30 pm | Wed
Jun 19
Jeremy Denk on Ives
Lehmann Hall
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11 am | Fri
Jun 28
Solo Piano Competition
Hahn Hall
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This performance is a matinee.
1:30 pm | Tue
Jul 9
Bizet’s ‘Carmen’ in Concert
Hahn Hall
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5 pm | Sun
Jul 28
Sing! & YPC National
Marjorie Luke Theatre
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4 pm | Mon
Jul 29
Duo Competition
Hahn Hall
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11 am | Fri
Aug 2
Marilyn Horne Song Competition
Hahn Hall
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6 pm | Tue
May 21
Sing! Spring Concert
Marjorie Luke Theatre
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3:30 pm | Wed
Jun 12
Takács Chamber Music Masterclass
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Wed
Jun 12
Solo Piano Competition Winner Recital
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Thu
Jun 13
Marilyn Horne Song Competition Winners Recital
Hahn Hall
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3:30 pm | Fri
Jun 14
Solo Piano Masterclass: Jeremy Denk I
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Sat
Jun 15
PercussionFest
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Tue
Jun 18
String Quartet Showcase
Hahn Hall
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This event qualifies you for a free pre-concert picnic. You will be prompted to add during seat selection, then select a table and enjoy!
7:30 pm | Thu
Jun 20
x2: Takács Quartet
Hahn Hall
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3:30 pm | Thu
Jun 20
Lehrer Vocal Institute Masterclass: Tamar Sanikidze
Hahn Hall
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3:30 pm | Fri
Jun 21
Solo Piano Masterclass: Jeremy Denk II
Hahn Hall
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Pre-Concert Picnic Eligible

This event qualifies you for a free pre-concert picnic. You will be prompted to add during seat selection, then select a table and enjoy!
7:30 pm | Fri
Jun 21
Opera Scenes
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Sat
Jun 22
Academy Festival Orchestra: Sibelius’ Symphony No. 2
Granada Theatre
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7:30 pm | Tue
Jun 25
Teaching Artists Showcase
Hahn Hall
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This event includes a pre-concert reception at 6:30 pm.
7:30 pm | Wed
Jun 26
Salon Series I
Lehmann Hall
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3:30 pm | Thu
Jun 27
Lehrer Vocal Institute Masterclass: César Cañón
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Thu
Jun 27
x2: II
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Fri
Jun 28
Fellow Fridays I
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Sat
Jun 29
Academy Festival Orchestra: The Rite of Spring
Granada Theatre
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7:30 pm | Tue
Jul 2
Joshua Bell & Jeremy Denk
Granada Theatre
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7:30 pm | Wed
Jul 3
Steven Isserlis
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Fri
Jul 5
The Fauré Project
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Sat
Jul 6
Academy Chamber Orchestra: Dvořák’s New World Symphony
Hahn Hall
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This performance is a matinee.
1:30 pm | Wed
Jul 10
Lehrer Vocal Institute Studio Artist Showcase
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Thu
Jul 11
x2: III
Hahn Hall
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3:30 pm | Fri
Jul 12
Solo Piano Masterclass: Timo Andres
Hahn Hall
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7 pm | Fri
Jul 12
Bizet’s Carmen (Evening)
Granada Theatre
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7 pm | Sat
Jul 13
Philip Glass: The Complete Piano Études
Hahn Hall
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This performance is a matinee.
2 pm | Sun
Jul 14
Bizet’s Carmen (Matinee)
Granada Theatre
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7:30 pm | Tue
Jul 16
Collaborative Piano Spotlight
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Wed
Jul 17
Salon Series II
Lehmann Hall
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3:30 pm | Thu
Jul 18
Lehrer Vocal Institute Masterclass: Sasha Cooke
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Thu
Jul 18
x2: IV
Hahn Hall
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3:30 pm | Fri
Jul 19
Solo Piano Masterclass: Conor Hanick I
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Fri
Jul 19
Fellow Fridays II
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Sat
Jul 20
Teaching Artists at the Lobero
Lobero Theatre
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Jun 17 - Jul 22
Collaborative Piano Masterclass
Hahn Hall
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Jun 18 - Jul 23
Clarinet Masterclass
Lehmann Hall
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Jun 18 - Jul 23
Horn Masterclass
Weinman Hall
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7:30 pm | Tue
Jul 23
Lawrence Brownlee
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Wed
Jul 24
Salon Series III
Lehmann Hall
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3:30 pm | Thu
Jul 25
Lehrer Vocal Institute Masterclass: Lawrence Brownlee
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Thu
Jul 25
Ravel’s L’enfant et les sortilèges
Hahn Hall
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3:30 pm | Fri
Jul 26
Solo Piano Masterclass: Conor Hanick II
Hahn Hall
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This event qualifies you for a free pre-concert picnic. You will be prompted to add during seat selection, then select a table and enjoy!
7:30 pm | Fri
Jul 26
Fellow Fridays III
Hahn Hall
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1:30 pm | Sat
Jul 27
Uprising/Rising Up
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Sat
Jul 27
Academy Festival Orchestra: Leila Josefowicz
Granada Theatre
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Jun 18 - Jul 30
Viola Masterclass
Weinman Hall
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7:30 pm | Tue
Jul 30
Solo Piano Spotlight
Hahn Hall
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Jun 19 - Jul 31
Cello Masterclass
Lehmann Hall
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This event includes a pre-concert reception at 6:30 pm.
7:30 pm | Wed
Jul 31
Salon Series IV
Lehmann Hall
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Jun 13 - Aug 1
Violin Masterclass
Lehmann Hall
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3:30 pm | Thu
Aug 1
Lehrer Vocal Institute Masterclass: John Churchwell
Hahn Hall
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This event qualifies you for a free pre-concert picnic. You will be prompted to add during seat selection, then select a table and enjoy!
7:30 pm | Thu
Aug 1
x2: V
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Fri
Aug 2
Fellow Fridays IV
Hahn Hall
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7:30 pm | Sat
Aug 3
Academy Festival Orchestra: Mahler’s Symphony No. 6
Granada Theatre
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