1070 Fairway Road
Santa Barbara, CA
805-969-4726

Founded in 1947, the Music Academy of the West is among the nation’s preeminent summer schools and festivals for gifted, young, classically-trained musicians. At its ocean-side campus in Santa Barbara, the Academy provides these musicians with the opportunity for advanced study and performance under the guidance of internationally renowned faculty artists, guest conductors, and soloists. Located on a lovely 10-acre garden estate, the Music Academy presents more than 200 public events annually, including student recitals, masterclasses, orchestra and chamber music concerts, and fully staged opera. The Music Academy will celebrate its 70th Anniversary during the 2017 Summer School and Festival from June 12 to August 5 at the Academy’s scenic Miraflores campus and in venues throughout Santa Barbara.

Nestled above the ocean in the beautiful Montecito neighborhood, the Music Academy of the West offers several different venues for performance and meeting rentals.To learn more or to receive a rental quote, please contact Rayna Davis, Community Access Manager, 805-695-7931, rdavis@musicacademy.org.

Music Academy of the West

1070 Fairway Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93108

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An Evening with Lucia Micarelli

Time: Location: Music Academy of the West

Join Lucia for an exciting evening of music that moves from classical to jazz to traditional fiddle music and Americana. Over the last ten…