Students: save 50% on Colorado Music Festival tickets! Valid for all 2022 Festival concerts, including can’t-miss visits by composer-in-residence John Adams. To purchase, visit the Chautauqua box office with a current student ID card. For the best seat and price availability, check out our Tuesday and Friday concerts.

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Attacca Quartet

Attacca Quartet

Date July 12, 2022Time 7:30 pm

J. Adams, selections from John’s Book of Alleged Dances; Flying Lotus, Clock Catcher; Remind U; Pilgrim Side Eye; Müller, Drifting Circles; Cole, Real Life; Glass, String Quartet No. 3, “Mishima”; Shaw, The Evergreen; Smith, Carrot Revolution

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Kaleidoscope: Road Movies

Kaleidoscope: Road Movies

Date July 15, 2022Time 7:30 pm

Now in its second year, Kaleidoscope brings back and builds upon the theatrical elements that audiences loved: lighting, cinematography, a hint of stage magic, and an atmosphere like no other concert. Kaleidoscope is infused with bold musical color a...

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Know Before You Go

Get the basics about getting to the Festival, finding parking, accessibility info, and more.

While You're Here

Learn more about the on-site experience at Chautauqua Auditorium, including your options for pre-concert dining.

Visiting Boulder

The Festival performs in beautiful Boulder, Colorado — a breathtaking location full of nature, culture, cuisine, art, and more.

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Festival Fellows

Meet the Festival Fellows: eight aspiring professional musicians who receive coaching and performance opportunities through the Festival and its guest artists.

Center for Musical Arts

This excellent community music school is also the educational arm of our organization.

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