Music brings people of all ages together, connecting children and families throughout the Vail Valley.
This event is now SOLD OUT. Thank you for your interest and we hope to see you at a Bravo! Vail event this summer! Single tickets for the 2023 Season go on sale March 15, 2023.
Join us for an evening to celebrate the public announcement of the 2023 Season of your Bravo! Vail Music Festival featuring a performance by 2022 Finalist at The Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, Ilya Shmukler.
These hour-long chamber music concerts and solo recitals are performed by visiting ensembles and musicians in unique community locations. Bravo! Vail’s 2023 series welcomes the Galvin Cello Quartet, Viano String Quartet, Isidore String Quartet, and 2023 Bravo! Vail Piano Fellows Jonathan Mak and Illia Ovcharenko in ten total performances taking place at the Edwards Interfaith Chapel, Vail Interfaith Chapel, Ford Park Lower Bench, and Gypsum Public Library.
Community Concerts are free but require a reservation.
Bravo! Vail Family Concerts feature members of our annual Bravo! Vail Chamber Musicians in Residence performing engaging programs aimed at younger audiences and families.
Family Concerts are offered free of charge. However, they do still require a reservation.
All artists and programs are subject to change.
Little Listeners @ the Library
Bravo! Vail seeks to cultivate and inspire the musician inside every child. Little Listeners @ the Library, presented by Alpine Bank, introduces music and instruments in an approachable, accessible way. Kids can learn and interact with the Festival musicians, participating in games to capture a few musical insights along the way.
Inside The Music
Inside The Music offers informative talks and masterclasses to give background and expert insights into the music performed at Bravo! Vail Music Festival. Gain intriguing knowledge and unique perspective during these free talks and masterclasses, held at Vail Library and The Chapel at Beaver Creek.
Inside The Music is free, but does require a reservation.
Music Education Month
The Bravo! Vail Music Festival celebrated its first-ever Music Education Month October 2022, presenting a free concert and collaborative learning opportunities all month long.
In celebration of Bravo! Vail’s year-round commitment to adult and youth music education in the community, Music Education Month events included a special performance by Artistic Director Anne-Marie McDermott; interdisciplinary arts workshops and talks; collaborations with Walking Mountains Science Center, Alpine Arts Center, and Bookworm of Edwards; and expanded learning and performance opportunities for Bravo! Vail’s Music Makers Haciendo Música students.