Culture is one of the most defining attributes of a society and its greatest export. Come out and support your World Class, home grown Music Festival! This year we are offering several free community concerts as way of saying Thank You to the community that so strongly supports us.
Friday, August 18, 2017 | 5:00 pm
Frontier Park, Angel Fire | FREE!
Cool Summer Nights Concert- A festive fanfare
Pack a picnic basket and a lawn chair and check out The Brass Project, one of MFAF’s Young Artist ensembles
Friday, August 18, 2017 | 7:00 pm OPENING NIGHT!
Angel Fire Community Center | $35
Opening Night! France – Let’s Get Romantic
FAURÉ Quartet in G Minor for Piano and Strings, Op. 45
RAVEL Selections from Le Tombeau de Couperin arranged for Woodwind Quintet, Imani Winds
POULENC Sextuorfor Winds and Piano, Op. 100, Imani Winds
Sunday, August 20, 2017 | 7:00 pm
United Church of Angel Fire | $45
Musical Conversations I: Italian Baroque
Enjoy an evening of Musical Conversations in the first of this three-part series. Jonathan Coopersmith will guide the audience through a musical journey of the Italian Baroque. There will be a 30-minute lecture/demo followed by the concert, without intermission. Experience the sweet, soaring, virtuosity of the mighty Piccolo!
VIVALDI Concerto in C for Violin, Two Cellos and Continuo, RV 561
LOCATELLI Sonata in C for Flute and Continuo, Op. 2, No. 1
FARINA Capriccio Stravagante for Strings and Harpsichord
VIVALDI Concerto in C Major for Piccolo, Strings and Continuo, RV 443