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General Agency Information
Name:Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music
Alternate Name(s):Cabrillo Guild of Music
Cabrillo Music Festival
Address:147 S. River St. Suite 232
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-426-6966
Fax Number:866-426-6968
Email Address:info@cabrillomusic.org
Website:www.cabrillomusic.org
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday, 9-5
Description:Box Office: 831-420-5260 (Beginning mid-June)

America's longest running contemporary orchestral music festival held in downtown Santa Cruz at the Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium and at Mission San Juan Bautista under the direction of Maestra Marin Alsop. The 50-year-old Cabrillo Festival includes two weeks of concerts, open rehearsals, professional education programs, program talks and discussions with the world's most respected musicians and composers, and the following free events: a Family Concert, a Street Festival on Church Street in Santa Cruz featuring local performing and visual artists and food and wine from local purveyors, and a Creativity Tent for Kids.

FEES: Tax deductible donations accepted at all levels. Varied prices for concerts. Numerous events are free!
Programs:Festival takes place during first two weeks in August.

Meetings:Board meetings are held each month.
Publications:Cabrillo Festival season brochure
Newsletter
Program Book
Languages other than English:None
Accommodations for Disabled:Varies Depending on Location
Public Transportation:Varies
Eligibility:Open to All
Fees:See Description Notes
Areas Served:Monterey County
San Mateo County
Santa Clara County
Santa Cruz County
 
Officials
 

Ellen M.  Primack
Executive Director

Marin Alsop
Music Director

Subject Headings
 Community Celebrations/Festivals
Music Appreciation
Music Performances
Music Recitals
Orchestral Performances
Private Nonprofits
Public Lectures/Discussions
This record last modified April 2, 2013