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Sharing arts stories with NEA chair

...transformed and reborn - Sheldon Jackson College campus. Also housed on the Sitka Fine Arts Camp compound are the Sitka Summer Music Festival, the Island Institute and the Alaska State Museum's Sheldon Jackson Museum, allowing Chu to take in these...
Living her dream: Linda Rosenthal reflects on 30 years of Jazz & Classics

...too, so different from Fairbanks."Paul was so taken with Sitka on his first visit that he established the Sitka Summer Music Festival nearly on the spot, holding the first one two years later, in 1971. He continued to serve as artistic director...
NEA Chairwoman Jane Chu to visit Juneau Tuesday

...tour the Island Institute, Sheldon Jackson Campus and Sheldon Jackson Museum, and visit with staff at the Sitka Summer Music Festival and Sitka Fine Arts Camp.For more information about Chu's Juneau visit contact the JAHC at 586-2827...
Zuill Bailey returns to Juneau for Labor Day Concert Sept. 6

...engagements, Bailey is Professor of Cello at the University of Texas at El Paso, and Artistic Director of the Sitka Summer Music Festival and festivals in Texas, Arizona, and Spokane, Washington.Returning JJ&C Festival artist Awadagin Pratt...
Sitka Summer Music Festival enters final week

The Sitka Summer Music Festival comes to a close this week with a final round of events scheduled through Sunday, June 28. This week's events include a Bach's...
HomeSkillet Fest: A 10 Year Retrospective

...At that time, the small Southeast Alaskan city was known for its classical and jazz festivals, such as the Sitka Summer Music Festival, but there was less focus on blues, hip hop, and alternative music. A few in the group had been recording...
What's happening for the week of June 24 to July 1

...Greater Sitka Arts Council and directed by Annabel Lund. Details: Summer Music Festival, through Sunday, June 28. See
Juneau Jazz & Classics Festival begins Friday

...RosenthalInstrument: violinKnown for: 46 years of performances and music education in Alaska, including the founding of the Sitka Summer Music Festival. He has traveled around the US and Europe as a soloist and chamber musician and holds honorary degrees as Doctor...
Sitka Summer Music Festival purchases Stevenson Hall

SITKA ? The Sitka Summer Music Festival has purchased Stevenson Hall, on the historic campus of...will become a year-round center for classical music. The Sitka Summer Music Festival presents a month-long series of concerts each June in...
Zuill Bailey to perform Aug. 30

...violinist Linda Rosenthal in 1986, will be held in Juneau May 1-16.Bailey is the Artistic Director of the Sitka Summer Music Festival, taking over for founding director Paul Rosenthal of Juneau in 2011. His last Juneau performance was in August...


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