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42nd Annual Festival of New American Music
November 3-10, 2019

Admission to all events is free! Daily concerts, masterclasses, and forums.

Festival Highlights

Watch the evening concerts LIVE on our Facebook page!

Scott Perkins, Director

Parking is free after 6pm in PS1 for the evening concerts.

Driving Directions

Festival of New American Music

Sunday, November 3
  • 7:00pm - OPENING NIGHT GALA: Michael Mizrahi, piano; Cygnus Ensemble; Citywater (Capistrano Concert Hall)
Monday, November 4
  • 7:00pm - PERFORMANCE: Cygnus Ensemble (Capistrano Concert Hall)
Tuesday, November 5
  • 4:00pm - PERFORMANCE: Student Artists Competition (Capistrano Hall 151)
  • 7:00pm - PERFORMANCE: Michael Mizrahi, piano (Capistrano Concert Hall)
Wednesday, November 6
  • 7:00pm - PERFORMANCE: Jeffrey Zeigler, cello (Capistrano Concert Hall)
Thursday, November 7
  • 7:00pm - PERFORMANCE: Festival Ensemble (Capistrano Concert Hall)
Friday, November 8
  • 4:00pm - PERFORMANCE: Student Composers Competition (Capistrano Hall 151)
  • 7:00pm - PERFORMANCE: Symphonic Wind Ensemble and University Chorale (Capistrano Concert Hall) works by Frank Ticheli
Saturday, November 9
  • 3:00pm - PERFORMANCE: Sara Schoenbeck, bassoon (Capistrano Hall 151)
  • 7:00pm - PERFORMANCE: Kyle Bruckman, oboe (Capistrano Hall 151)
Sunday, November 10
  • 3:00pm - PERFORMANCE: Citywater (Crocker Art Museum - museum admission applies)
  • 7:00pm - PERFORMANCE: Jazz Ensembles w/ Dave Douglas, trumpet (Capistrano Concert Hall)