Soprano Abigail Rethwisch, left, sings "Was I not a little blade of grass?" from Tchaikivsky's "Seven Romances" as conductor Rossen Milanov, right, leads the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra during the Into the Music Series No. 2: "Total Tchaikovsky" concert

Soprano Abigail Rethwisch, left, sings "Was I not a little blade of grass?" from Tchaikivsky's "Seven Romances" as conductor Rossen Milanov, right, leads the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra during the Into the Music Series No. 2: "Total Tchaikovsky" concert on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in the Amphitheater. Rethwisch had to restart her performance of the piece because she was interrupted by the fire alarm from the Chautauqua Fire Department.

info
×

Ken-Matt Martin performs James Brown's "Please, Please, Please" with apprentices on August 10, 2018, in Goodrich Hall.

info
×

Samuel Salvador performs with the Festival Choir Ensemble at Walt Disney Concert Hall on August 6, 2017. During this piece, whose subject is death, performers sustain a note together while gesturing and grasping towards Heaven.

info
×

Tanner Stegink plays the tuba during a photoshoot on June 25, 2017, in Bowman Arts Center.

info
×

Ann Harada performs at Late Night Cabaret on July 14, 2018, in Goodrich Hall.

info
×
Conductor Rossen Milanov, center, turns to the audience with a flourish as the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra finishes John Williams's Main Title from Star Wars during their 8:15 P.M. concert "Night at the Movies" on Saturday, August 20, 2016, in the Amphi
Conductor Rossen Milanov, center, turns to the audience with a flourish as the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra finishes John Williams's Main Title from Star Wars during their 8:15 P.M. concert "Night at the Movies" on Saturday, August 20, 2016, in the Amphitheater.
info
×

Rachel Tucker performs at Late Night Cabaret on July 27, 2018, in Goodrich Hall.

info
×
Don Nottingham, left, of a capella group Straight No Chaser, performs during the group's 8:15 P.M. show on Friday, August 5, 2016, in the Amphitheater. This was the group's fourth performance at Chautauqua. Photo by Carolyn Brown.

Don Nottingham, left, of a capella group Straight No Chaser, performs during the group's 8:15 P.M. show on Friday, August 5, 2016, in the Amphitheater.

info
×
Pianist Alexander Gavrylyuk performs Chopin's "Fantasy in F minor, op. 49" in a recital at 8:15 PM on July 20, 2016, in the Amphitheater. Although this was a solo recital, Gavrylyuk will also perform with the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra at 8:15 PM on Ju

Pianist Alexander Gavrylyuk performs Chopin's "Fantasy in F minor, op. 49" in a recital at 8:15 PM on July 20, 2016, in the Amphitheater.

info
×

Members of the Four Tops perform on Saturday, June 25, at the Amphitheater.

info
×
Scott Avett of The Avett Brothers leads the audience in singing the refrain of the group's song "I and Love and You" at 8:15 PM on July 8, 2016, at the Amphitheater. The show drew a sold-out crowd.

Photo by Carolyn Brown.

Scott Avett of The Avett Brothers leads the audience in singing the refrain of the group's song "I and Love and You" at 8:15 PM on July 8, 2016, at the Amphitheater. The show drew a sold-out crowd.

info
×
Student musicians in the horn section of the Music School Festival Orchestra rehease for their upcoming concert at 11 AM on Saturday, August 13, 2016, in Lenna Hall. The MSFO students will perform at 8:15 P.M. on Monday, August 15, 2016, in the Amphitheat

Student musicians in the horn section of the Music School Festival Orchestra rehearse for their upcoming concert at 11 AM on Saturday, August 13, 2016, in Lenna Hall.

info
×

Deanna Pauletto, center, as the character Katisha, performs in a dress rehearsal of Chautauqua Opera's production of Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Mikado" at 7:30 P.M. on July 27, 2016, in Norton Hall. 

info
×
Chris Crenshaw, a member of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, plays trombone with the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra at 8:15 P.M. on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, in the Amphitheater. The Jazz and Lincoln Center Orchestra joined the Chautauqua Symphony Orc

Chris Crenshaw, a member of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, plays trombone with the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra at 8:15 P.M. on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, in the Amphitheater. The Jazz and Lincoln Center Orchestra joined the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra for a special concert that featured works composed by bandleader Wynton Marsalis.

info
×
Conductor Rossen Milanov, center, conducts the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra during their 8:15 P.M. concert "Night at the Movies" on Saturday, August 20, 2016, in the Amphitheater. The Columbus Symphony Chorus accompanied the CSO for works like "Battle of

Conductor Rossen Milanov, center, conducts the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra during their 8:15 P.M. concert "Night at the Movies" on Saturday, August 20, 2016, in the Amphitheater. The Columbus Symphony Chorus accompanied the CSO for works like "Battle of the Heroes" from "Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith" and "Hymn to the Fallen" from "Saving Private Ryan." 

info
×
The Rev. Dwight D. Andrews plays the soprano saxophone as Jared Jacobsen, coordinator of worship and sacred music, plays the piano during the Interfaith Lecture Series at 2 P.M. on Monday, August 22, 2016, at the Hall of Philosophy. Andrews and Jacobsen p

The Rev. Dwight D. Andrews plays the soprano saxophone as Jared Jacobsen, coordinator of worship and sacred music, plays the piano during the Interfaith Lecture Series at 2 P.M. on Monday, August 22, 2016, at the Hall of Philosophy. Andrews and Jacobsen played taught the audience about the pentatonic scale and discussed the history of Black spirituals in the United States.

info
×

While actors onstage receive directions, Children's Center administrative assistant Hana Fried waits with her viola in the pit orchestra during a dress rehearsal of Idyllwild Arts's Family Week production of "The Lion King, Jr." in Bowman Arts Center on June 21, 2017. 

info
×

A performer in the Idyllwild Arts Faculty Jazz Concert plays a saxophone solo on June 26, 2017, in Bowman Arts Center.

info
×

On April 18, 2016, conductor Delvyn Case III leads the Wheaton College and Smith College Orchestras in "Celestial Melodies," a concert at John M. Greene Hall at Smith College. The concert was the final performance for the senior members of the Smith Orchestra.

info
×

Caitlin Lynch, left, watches Dominic Armstrong, right,  sing in "La Traviata" on Wednesday, July 6, 2016, in the Amphitheater.

info
×

Surrounded by campers, counselor Harriet Verges loses herself in the moment at "DJ Jeff" in the Rec Hall on July 11, 2019.

info
×
Huey Lewis waves to the crowd during the Huey Lewis and The News concert at 8:15 PM on July 22, 2016, at the Amphitheater. The band played to a sold-out crowd that rushed the stage, sang and danced along, and held up signs in support of the group. Photo b

Huey Lewis waves to the crowd during the Huey Lewis and The News concert at 8:15 PM on July 22, 2016, at the Amphitheater. The band played to a sold-out crowd that rushed the stage, sang and danced along, and held up signs in support of the group. 

info
×
Hans Tashjian, bass, performs King Rene's Aria from "Iolanta," an opera by Tchaikovsky, in Norton Hall on June 20, 2016. Tashjian has previously performed at Chautauqua as Baron Ochs in a production of Der Rosenkavelier.

Hans Tashjian, bass, performs King Rene's Aria from "Iolanta," an opera by Tchaikovsky, in Norton Hall on June 20, 2016. Tashjian has previously performed at Chautauqua as Baron Ochs in a production of Der Rosenkavelier.

info
×
Carolyn Benton, chimemaster of the Miller Bell Tower, plays "My Old Kentucky Home" at 6 P.M. on Wednesday, August 24, 2016, in the Bell Tower. Benton, who has been chimemaster of the Bell Tower for 15 years, plays requests, (often a mixture of hymns, patr

Carolyn Benton, chimemaster of the Miller Bell Tower, plays "My Old Kentucky Home" at 6 P.M. on Wednesday, August 24, 2016, in the Bell Tower. Benton, who has been chimemaster of the Bell Tower for 15 years, plays requests, (often a mixture of hymns, patriotic tunes, and showtunes) for Chautauquans who visit the Bell Tower. "This is the best job on the grounds," said Benton. "This is the best job in the world!" 

info
×
A Huey Lewis fan

An audience member screams to get the attention of Huey Lewis during the Huey Lewis and The News concert at 8:15 PM on July 22, 2016, at the Amphitheater.

info
×

Sunnie Ning '17 plays the flute in a rehearsal for Smith's Christmas Vespers Service on December 2, 2015, in Sage Hall.

info
×

Bass Hans Tashjian (holding phone) portrays the titular Mikado in a dress rehearsal of Chautauqua Opera's production of Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Mikado" at 7:30 P.M. on July 27, 2016, in Norton Hall.

info
×
Violinist Aaron Berofsky, left, and pianist Ellen Hwangbo, right, rehearse for their upcoming faculty recital at noon on July 13, 2016, in McKnight Hall.

The recital will take place at 2 PM on Friday, July 15, 2016, in McKnight Hall. Photo by Carolyn Bro

Violinist Aaron Berofsky, left, and pianist Ellen Hwangbo, right, rehearse for their upcoming faculty recital at noon on July 13, 2016, in McKnight Hall.

info
×
Paul Fischer poses for a portrait at 4:30 P.M. on Friday, August 19, 2016, in front of the Massey Organ. Fischer is the author of a book called "Making Music" and has overseen renovations of the Massey Organ. Photo by Carolyn Brown.

Paul Fischer poses for a portrait at 4:30 P.M. on Friday, August 19, 2016, in front of the Massey Organ. Fischer is the author of a book called "Making Music" and has overseen renovations of the Massey Organ. 

info
×

Bassist Edgar Meyer, left, plays "Concerto for Double Bass in D (1993)" as conductor Teddy Abrams, right, leads the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra at their 8:15 PM concert on July 14, 2016, in the Amphitheater. 

info
×
Larry Braggs performs at the Amphitheater on Saturday, June 26. The show, the first Saturday evening entertainment program of the season, also featured The Four Tops and played to a sold-out crowd.
Larry Braggs performs at the Amphitheater on Saturday, June 26. The show, the first Saturday evening entertainment program of the season, also featured The Four Tops and played to a sold-out crowd.
info
×
Violinist Chris McKhool, bandleader of Sultans of String, performs at 8:15 P.M. on Monday, July 1, in the Amphitheater.  The band's music features influences from multiple continents. Photo by Carolyn Brown.

Violinist Chris McKhool, bandleader of Sultans of String, performs at 8:15 P.M. on Monday, July 1, in the Amphitheater. The band's music features influences from multiple continents. 

info
×

An audience member records a performance on July 17, 2017, in Stephens Recital Hall.

info
×
Using Format