Abiquiu Chamber Music Festival's Mission is:  

  • To provide an outstanding summer music festival for our surrounding and greater northern New Mexico community;

  • To bring world-class artists from around the globe, performing from the wealth of the classical chamber music repertoire;

  • To engage and interact with audiences, the community, and youth through educational outreach programs which foster a greater appreciation of the richness of classical music;

  • To promote appreciation of and experiences with new music through the performance of and commissioning of new musical works;

  • To interact with artists throughout our community in other mediums in artistic collaboration;

  • To enhance the economic well-being of the surrounding community by the attraction to visitors from throughout the country and;

  • To provide the finest musical experiences in magnificent natural and intimate surroundings on the Rio Chama.                                                                                                                                   

  • ACMF is fiscally sponsored by Luciente, Inc., a 501c3 non-profit and charitable community-based organization whose mission is to foster education, economic development, and the arts throughout a defined service area in Northern New Mexico.

2019 Season Highlights

ACMF's 12th season proudly presents DUO ALIADA  in their first U.S. appearance, direct from Vienna, Austrial.  We also introduce NM audiences to Van Cliburn Finalist, pianist HAN CHEN  who joins  JOHN MARCHIANDO , trumpet, and the ACMF Ensemble in the Shostakovich First Concerto, JEFFREY MILARSKY  conducting. Artists rounding out the season are mezzo PHYLLIS PANCELLA, soprano SARAH WOLFSON , clarinetist JAMES SHIELDS , and pianist DI-YI TANG . Notable 21st century composers being performed this season are: Gabriela Lena FrankIrene Malizia , Missy Mazzoli , Ingrid Stolzel , Steven Stucky , and Joan Tower .

ARTIST ROSTER

Debra Ayers, Piano

Luiz Barrionuevo, Viola

Shields-Collins Bray, Piano

Han Chen, Solo Piano

Carla Ecker, Violin

David Felberg, Violin

Kim Fredenburgh, Viola

Sally Guenther, Cello

Michal Knot, Soprano Saxophone

Bogdan Laketic, Accordion

Keith Lemmons, Clarinet

John Marchiando, Solo Trumpet

Ruxandra Marquardt, Violin

Jeffrey Milarsky, Conductor

Phyllis Pancella, Mezzo Soprano

Anne Peterson, Contrabass

James Shields, Solo Clarinet

Diyi Tang, Piano

Jesse Tatum, Flute

Carole Whitney, Cello

Sarah Wolfson, Soprano

Eizabeth Young, Violin

ENSEMBLES

ACMF Ensemble

Duo Aliada

Trio Arriba (Resident Piano Trio)

 

 

 

 

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