Ouray County Performing Arts Guild (OCPAG) is a non profit organization, bringing quality events in music, dance, theater and other genres to Ouray and Ridgway.
Each year, The San Juan Chamber Music Festival boasts a variety of talented musicians both performing and sharing classical music knowledge. Music lovers can look forward to another year of amazing concerts at this year’s San Juan Chamber Music Fest!
MusicFest concerts showcase the full repertoire of chamber music classics by the great composers, as well as more contemporary and lesser-known pieces.
Celebrating his 11th year with the San Juan Chamber MusicFest, Pianist Max Levinson is known as an intelligent and sensitive artist with a fearless technique.
Strongly committed to nurturing young audiences, Max Levinson has been a participant in the Grammy-in-the-Schools program throughout the United States and in other outreach performances across the country. He is on the faculty of the Boston Conservatory, and also teaches at the Killington Music Festival, and was formerly on the applied music faculty of Brown University.
Each year, Levinson selects several guest musicians to perform with him at MusicFest. Last year’s guest musicians included violinist Nurit Pacht and classical guitarist Vami Ramos, and student musicians Julia Yang on cello and Emily Brandenburg on viola. Other featured guest musicians in recent years have included violinists Irina Muresanu and Catherine Leonard, violinist/violist Patrick Shaughnessy, cellists Allison Eldredge, Thomas Landschoot, Felix Fan and Brinton Smith, and clarinetist Caroll McGonnell.
Let the staff at the Box Canyon Lodge & Hot Springs serve as your home away from home as you enjoy a variety of concerts in and around Ouray. Soak in our soothing all natural mineral hot spring tubs after enjoying an evening of auditory bliss!
The San Juan Chamber Music festival includes Programs for our 2015 season include an informal Classical Café on Aug. 28 at the Ouray County 4-H Event Center, concerts in the schools, a traditional classical concert at the Wright Opera House on Aug. 30, master classes, and an intimate dinner salon concert in a private home on Sept. 1.