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Colorado

Aspen Music Festival

Program No. 13900RJ
Enjoy insider access at the Aspen Music Festival and School, where you’ll attend four concerts, witness an opera scenes master class and speak with industry professionals backstage.
Length
6 days
Rating (5)
Activity Level
Starts at
2,899
Special Offer
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DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Jul 12 - Jul 17, 2023
Starting at
2,899
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Enroll by April 30, 2023 to take $100 off the price shown.

Jul 19 - Jul 24, 2023
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2,899
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Jul 26 - Jul 31, 2023
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2,899
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DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Jul 12 - Jul 17, 2023
Starting at
3,429
Special Offer

Enroll by April 30, 2023 to take $100 off the price shown.

Jul 19 - Jul 24, 2023
Starting at
3,429
Special Offer

Enroll by April 30, 2023 to take $100 off the price shown.

Jul 26 - Jul 31, 2023
Starting at
3,429
Special Offer

Enroll by April 30, 2023 to take $100 off the price shown.

At a Glance

Experience the renowned Aspen Music Festival and School, site of an annual pilgrimage of the world’s most accomplished and promising classical musicians, and attend ticketed evening concerts accented by expert lectures and fascinating field trips. Six hundred fifty student musicians, as well as 200 guest artists and artist-faculty members study and perform during a glorious summer of camaraderie and music. Revel in this magnificent festival amid spectacular mountain scenery.
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
Walking up to one mile a day; some uneven terrain. Stairs at all music venues and field trips. Elevations up to 9,500 feet.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 13 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you’ll…

  • Delve deep into classical music while attending four major ticketed concerts and enjoy pre-concert lectures by music experts.
  • Learn the fascinating history of Aspen Music School during an exploration of its campus, and listen to aspiring professional singers during an opera master class.
  • Gain an insider’s perspective on the festival as you venture behind the scenes at its unique venues.

General Notes

Festival information can be found at www.aspenmusicfestival.com
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Important registration tip:
If you want to attend the live lecture, please do not wait until the last minute to enroll.
If you enroll after a lecture is complete, we’ll send you a recording of the event.