Chaparral MusicFest is presented by Chaparral Arts, Inc.

Concerts


Duo Sabaku, Raven Café, 142 N. Cortez
Tuesday, June 10, 2008, 7:00 PM
Free
Spirited members of the Phoenix Symphony and Arizona Opera Orchestra bring you the classics with a twist.
Featuring Quartet Sabaku.

New Music Arizona Concert
Historic Elk’s Opera House, 117 E. Gurley
Friday, June 13, 2008, 7:30 PM
$15 Adults - $5 Children 18 & Under
Musicians from the Phoenix, Flagstaff and Prescott Symphonies perform music of four acclaimed Arizona composers and their muses in a festive atmosphere. Don’t miss this flagship concert of the Chaparral MusicFest! Co-sponsored by the Elks Opera House.
Featuring these artists and composers.
Tickets available at: www.ElksOperaHouse.com, Hassayampa Inn (Dinner & Show for $33!), Prescott Chamber of Commerce, & Elks Opera House Box Office.

Quartet Sabaku Concert with the
String Academy, Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Avenue
Saturday, June 14, 2008, 10:00 AM
Free
Catch the Chaparral MusicFest String Academy† participants performing live and on-stage with Quartet Sabaku, Chaparral MusicFest 2008’s Featured Ensemble!
Featuring Quartet Sabaku.

Flamenco Guitar with Chris Burton Jácome, Raven Café, 142 N. Cortez
Saturday, June 14, 2008, 4:00 PM
Free

Capturing the soul of Flamenco, the "Blues of Spain." Drawing for the Arizona Elements Painting Raffle at this concert!
Featuring Chris Burton Jácome.


Sticks and Tones Concert with the Percussion Academy, Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Avenue
Friday, June 20, 2008, 6:30 PM
Free
This popular family entertainment group presents a program for its home town. Catch participants in the Chaparral MusicFest Percussion Academy performing live and on-stage with Sticks and Tones!
Featuring Sticks and Tones.

Activities



String Academy with Quartet Sabaku, Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Avenue
June 11 - 14, 2008, Morning and Afternoon Sessions
For ages 8 - 18, string players with at least one year experience. Students will prepare repertoire and play on stage with members of the Quartet Sabaku.

Quartet Sabaku String Master Class, Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Avenue
Thursday, June 12, 4:00 PM
Attend a master class by Quartet Sabaku.

Community Drum Circle
Prescott Public LIbrary, 215 E Goodwin Street
Saturday, June 14, 1:30 PM
Master drummer Frank Thompson brings out the drummer in each of us, together in rhythmic harmony.  Bring your own drum or use one of the instruments provided by us. Co-sponsored by the Prescott Public Library. Drawing for a Remo Djembe Drum Raffle held at this event.

Percussion Academy, Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Avenue
June 16 - 20, 2008, Morning and Afternoon Sessions
A day camp for children ages 8-11. They’ll learn about Latin and African instruments, how to play them with traditional rhythms, and prepare to perform together with Sticks and Tones on the June 20 concert.
Led by Maria Flurry of Sticks and Tones.


Private String Lessons with Members of
Quartet Sabaku
Lessons area available upon request. Please contact Katie Shields for information.


All event details and times are subject to change.