Bravo! Vail Classical Concert Series

The sound of extraordinary. Concerts all summer long.

One of the Top 10 Classical Musical Festivals in the US. ~NPR May 2014

Each Summer, Bravo! Vail hosts Vail's music festival and again this year features three of the world's finest orchestras. The Dallas Symphony Orchestra, The Philadelphia Orchestra, and the New York Philharmonic will take up residence in Vail, and featured in programs of the great classics, plus jazz and pops. In addition, world-renowned chamber music artists perform a diverse and eclectic chamber music series. As stewards of extraordinary orchestral and chamber music in the Vail Valley, Bravo! Vail is proud to continue the tradition of providing the very best music entertainment. For tickets and additional information visit BravoVail.org  Also, checkout the FREE concerts below. And if you're looking for accommodations, take a look at these affordable vacation homes and condo rentals here in Vail and Beaver Creek. Book online or call us today. 866-823-7368


 

Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Under the leadership of Music Director Jaap van Zweden, the DSO presents performances hailed as "exhilarating," "revelatory," "intensely dramatic," and "as electrifying as you'll hear anywhere” ~Dallas Morning News.

July 1 - Pinchas Plays Beethoven, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 3 - Mozart's Requiem, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 4 - Patriotic Concert, 2:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 5 - Hollywood Classics & John Williams, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 6 - Symphonie Fantastique, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 8 - Let's Dance, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater 
 

Philadelphia Orchestra

Renowned for its distinctive sound, keen ability to capture the hearts and imaginations of audiences, and admired for an unrivaled legacy of “firsts” in music-making, The Philadelphia Orchestra remains one of the preeminent orchestras in the world.
July 10 - Ohlsson Plays Rachmaninoff, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 11 - Pixar In Concert, 8:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 12 - Dvoák: From the New World, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 15 - The Musical World of John Williams, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 17 - Shakespeare at the Symphony, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 18 - Celebrating The Philadelphia Sound, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
 

New York Philharmonic

Since its first concert in 1894, the New York Philharmonic has played a leading role in American musical life.
July 24 - Unravels Elgar's Enigma, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 25 - The Weilersteins & Tchaikovsky, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 26 - Tovey & McDermott, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 29 - Midori with the New York Philharmonic, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 30 - An American Celebration, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 31 - Mozart & Shostakovich, 6:00 pm @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
 

Chamber Music Series

Bravo! Vail’s long-running Chamber Music Series offers something for every musical taste.
July 7  - Music for Two Pianos, 6:00 pm @ Donovan Pavilion
July 9 - NPR's From the Top With Host Christopher O'Riley, 6:00 pm @ Vilar Performing Arts Center
July 14 - Mozart's Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, 6:00 pm @ Donovan Pavilion
July 21 - Hadelich, Costanza, & Yang, 6:00 pm @ Donovan Pavilion
July 28 - Chamber with the New York Philharmonic, 6:00 pm @ Donovan Pavilion
 

Soiree Series

The Soirée Series provides some of Bravo! Vail’s most memorable moments. The series consists of four private concerts held in four unique and spectacular homes throughout the Vail Valley.
July 2 - Zukerman Trio Soirée, 6:00 pm @ Balk Residence, Beaver Creek
July 16 - Puccini & Mozart Soirée, 6:00 pm @ Thomas Residence, Arrowhead
July 22 - An Evening with Augustin & Anne-Marie, 6:00 pm @ Davis Residence, Creamery Ranch
July 27 - New York Soirée, 6:00 pm @ De Vink Residence, Mountain Star
 

Classically Uncorked

Relax and enjoy a candle-lit evening out listening to exceptional music. Explore the similarities between contemporary classical music and the classical music canon through this uniquely curated Bravo! Vail series.
August 4 - Classically Uncorked: Baroque Dances Through Time, 7:30 pm @ Donovan Pavilion
August 5 - Classically Uncorked: New Music for Strings & Voices, 7:30 pm @ Donovan Pavilion
August 6 - Classically Uncorked: Gunn & Bartók: Breaking Barriers, 7:30 pm @ Donovan Pavilion
 

Free Concert Series

Free music sounds extraordinary all summer long, all throughout the Vail Valley.
July 2 - Inaugural Piano Fellows, 1:00 pm @ Vail Interfaith Chapel
July 7 - Inaugural Piano Fellows, 1:00 pm @ Vail Interfaith Chapel
July 9 - Inaugural Piano Fellows, 1:00 pm @ Vail Interfaith Chapel
July 10 - Bravo! Vail After Dark, 8:30 pm @ Vail Ale House
July 14 - String Quartet at the Chapel, 1:00 pm @ Vail Interfaith Chapel
July 15 - The Dover Quartet in Gypsum, 7:30 pm @ Gypsum Town Hall
July 16 - Peter and the Wolf, 10:30 am @ Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
July 16 - Shostakovich at the Chapel, 1:00 pm @ Vail Interfaith Chapel
July 17 - Bravo! Vail After Dark, 8:30 pm @ Vail Ale House
July 19 - American Saxophone, 4:30 pm @ Lodge and Spa at Cordillera
July 21 - Tango Virtuoso, 1:00 pm @ Vail Interfaith Chapel
July 22 - Science Behind Sound: Forces of Nature, and Nurture, 6:30 pm @ Walking Mountains Science Center, Avon
July 23 - The American Quartet, 1:00 pm @ Vail Interfaith Chapel
July 23 - Then & Now, 7:30 pm @ Edwards Interfaith Chapel & Community Center
July 27 - String Quartets of Mozart & Grieg, 7:30 pm @ Brush Creek Pavilion, Eagle
July 28 - Haydn String Quartets, 1:00 pm, @ Vail Interfaith Chapel
July 30 - Mendelssohn & Mendelssohn, 1:00 pm @ Vail Interfaith Chapel
July 31 - Bravo! Vail After Dark, 8:00 pm, @ Crazy Mountain Brewery
August 3 - The Seven Last Words of Christ, 7:30 pm @ Beaver Creek Interfaith Chapel