FREE EVENTS

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Enjoy a free outdoor concert featuring Music Director Cho-Liang Lin, SummerFest artists and special guests. SummerFest Under The Stars kicks off our annual SummerFest chamber music festival every year.

Scripps Park (La Jolla Cove) (Directions)
No reservation necessary.


S46-250x200-CW SummerFest Coaching Workshops are intensive master classes, conducted by senior artists from the festival roster, are offered to the young artists participating in our Fellowship Artist Program and local advanced students. Coaching Workshops scheduled during the Winter Season pair young, technically and artistically strong local students with artists featured in the Revelle Chamber Music Series. All Coaching Workshops are open to the public, further providing students with the opportunity to present their work to a discerning audience.

SummerFest 2016 Coaching Workshops
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S46-250x200-OR Open Rehearsals are scheduled throughout the winter season and festival and provide the audience with a rare opportunity to observe the intricate rehearsal process before the stage lights shine.

Afternoons during SummerFest
MCASD Sherwood Auditorium (unless otherwise indicated) (Directions)
No reservation necessary. No Late Seating (Doors will open 10 minutes prior to the start time listed below for each rehearsal. These are working rehearsals and no entry is allowed once they have begun.)

SummerFest 2015 Open Rehearsals
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S46-250x200-ESummerFest Encounters delve further into specific topics often not directly related to programming. Past Encounters have covered in-depth considerations of music history and theory, roundtable discussions with composers-in-residence, and presentations on developing a successful career in music.

Athenaeum Music & Arts Library (Directions)
No reservation necessary. Limited Seating. Held only during SummerFest.
SummerFest 2016 Encounters
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