25th anniversary season with wide-ranging and renowned international artists, commissioned works, premieres and unique collaborations. “Superb classical concerts, jazz and world music… this first rich taste of Savannah has left me craving more,” according to The Wall Street Journal (April 2013)
The 25th anniversary season of the Savannah Music Festival (SMF) features an international roster of artists, replete with one- time only productions, new collaborations and commissioned works that celebrate the organization’s commitment to artistic excellence across the entire spectrum of the musical arts. “Whether it’s a 400-year old masterpiece or the premiere of new work, it is the clear and unfiltered exchange between hungry audiences and willing artists that continues to fuel us,” remarks SMF executive & artistic director Rob Gibson.
The Savannah Music Festival will feature several performers including Mandolinist Avi Avital, joined by special guests The Dover Quartet, Chamber Music Society Of Lincoln Center; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra; Mike Marshall teaming up with Chris Thile; a variety of Nashville-based masters including Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn, Vince Gill, Tim O’brien & Darrell Scott And Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder; Taj Mahal; Robert Cray Band; and others.
Tickets for the 2014 festival, which includes more than 100 productions between march 20th and April 5th, range from $15-85 and can be purchased in person at 216 e. Broughton street in Savannah, by phone at 912-525-5050 and online at www.Savannahmusicfestival.Org.