DURANGO AREA TOURISM OFFICE
- (970) 247-3500
- 1 (800) 463-8726
*** All festival orchestra concerts have been canceled this year due to COVID-19 ***
Music in the Mountains: It’s the music. It’s the musicians. It’s the experience.
When? July 11-August 2, 2020 (individual concert dates to be announced!)
Where? Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College with additional events held throughout Durango, Bayfield, and Cortez
For over 30 years, Music in the Mountains has produced anexceptional summer music festival, bringing visiting musicians of the highest caliber to Durango for three weeks of outstanding music each July.
Our mainstage venue, the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College, is located just minutes from downtown Durango and hosts our Festival Orchestra concerts, while additional chamber concerts and World Music concerts are held at venues throughout the region.
Led by Artistic Director Gregory Hustis and renowned conductor Guillermo Figueroa, Principal Conductor of the Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, our festival orchestra is comprised of over 60 visiting musicians, hailing from all over the world and bringing unparalleled talent to Durango for this three-week festival. Acclaimed visiting guest musicians and conductors join our festival orchestra each year, ranging from Grammy award-winning conductors to Juilliard School graduates and soloists.
With over 40 events in three weeks, Music in the Mountains offers something for all music lovers, including classical orchestra concerts, pops orchestra concerts, chamber concerts, a family-friendly concert and picnic, a signature chocolate and wine pairing event, world music concerts and more.
Don’t miss your chance to experience a truly one-of-a-kind musical experience in the heart of Southwest Colorado! Our 2020 festival kicks off on July 11th and runs through August 2nd.
Point of Contact: Angie Beach; firstname.lastname@example.org; 970.385.6820