Arizona Musicfest – Marie Osmond

Highlands Church 9050 E Pinnacle Peak rd, Scottsdale, - State -

An American treasure, Marie Osmond has entertained millions throughout the world through television, radio, film, literature, live concerts and Broadway performances. With a career that has spanned over six decades, Osmond is an instantly recognizable figure across the globe. A multiple gold and platinum-selling artist, her latest studio album, “Unexpected”, debuted [...]

Arizona Musicfest – Kurt Elling

Highlands Church 9050 E Pinnacle Peak rd, Scottsdale, - State -

With a songbook covering decades of America’s greatest music, two-time Grammy winner Kurt Elling has secured his place among the world’s foremost jazz vocalists. The New York Times called Elling “the standout male vocalist of our time” and The Guardian (UK) named him “Sinatra with superpowers.” Known for his instantly-recognizable rich baritone voice, Elling has [...]

Arizona Musicfest – An Appalachian Christmas

La Casa De Cristo Church 6300 W. Bell Road, Scottsdale, AZ

Mark O’Connor’s - An Appalachian Christmas “One of the most talented and imaginative artists working in music—any music—today.” – The New York Times Mark O’Connor’s music truly defies categories. From classical collaborations with Yo-Yo Ma and Renée Fleming to folk, country and Bluegrass partnerships with James Taylor, Alison Krause, Vince [...]

Arizona Musicfest – The Modern Gentleman

Highlands Church 9050 E Pinnacle Peak rd, Scottsdale, - State -

“The best singers I’ve ever worked with!” – Frankie Valli For more than a decade, The Modern Gentlemen wowed audiences worldwide as the four voices (The Four Seasons) alongside Rock & Roll icon, Frankie Valli.  Favorites of PBS audiences, and acclaimed in performances from Las Vegas to Broadway and London to Australia, [...]

Arizona Musicfest – Gunhild Carling

Highlands Church 9050 E Pinnacle Peak rd, Scottsdale, - State -

Swedish musical sensation Gunhild Carling is an internationally-acclaimed superstar and internet phenomenon. Her highly-anticipated Musicfest concert is a can’t-miss event! Whether she’s singing favorite jazz standards, playing one of her many instruments (trumpet, trombone, harmonica, oboe, harp, flute, recorder, or jazz bagpipe!) or juggling and tap dancing, Gunhild’s sublime showmanship shines. [...]

Arizona Musicfest – Shawn Colvin, Marc Cohn & Sarah Jarosz

Highlands Church 9050 E Pinnacle Peak rd, Scottsdale, - State -

Three of today’s award-winning singer-songwriters come together for a special evening of songs and stories. Grammy-winner Shawn Colvin‘s songs, including “Sunny Came Home”, are slow-release works of craft that become treasured, lifetime companions for their listeners. After winning a Grammy for “Walking in Memphis,” Marc Cohn solidified his place as one of [...]

Arizona Musicfest – Jason Alexander

Highlands Church 9050 E Pinnacle Peak rd, Scottsdale, - State -

Long before becoming world renowned as the iconic George Costanza on Seinfeld, Jason Alexander was a Tony Award-winning Broadway song-and-dance man. His concert with Arizona Musicfest brings a funny and often touching retelling of his journey to and on the Broadway stage, and features a program of great music from the theatre with comedy and [...]

Arizona Musicfest – The Festival Orchestra

La Casa De Cristo Church 6300 W. Bell Road, Scottsdale, AZ

The Festival Orchestra - Wagner, Mozart & Dvořák Maestro Robert Moody leads the Festival Orchestra—comprised of musicians from the nation’s finest orchestras—in Dvorak’s magnificent Symphony No. 8, a work that evokes Bohemian folk melodies and revels in exuberant celebration. The concert begins with Wagner’s majestic “Entry of the Gods into Valhalla” [...]

Arizona Musicfest – The Festival Orchestra

La Casa De Cristo Church 6300 W. Bell Road, Scottsdale, AZ

The Festival Orchestra - Haochen Zhang, Piano Soloist In 1958, the young American pianist Van Cliburn electrified the global music scene by winning the inaugural International Tchaikovsky Competition. To claim the coveted prize, Van Cliburn performed the Russian master’s Piano Concerto No. 1. For his highly anticipated Musicfest debut, Haochen [...]

Arizona Musicfest – The Creation

Pinnacle Presbyterian Church 25150 N Pima Rd, Scottsdale, - State -

“And there was light!” Franz Josef Haydn’s oratorio, The Creation, presents the radiant vision of creation found in Genesis. Featuring the Festival Orchestra, Festival Chorus and Soloists, Haydn’s music explores the full spectrum of human emotions with melodic inventiveness, grandeur, and majesty. This choral masterpiece is a timely reminder that we can all live in harmony [...]

Arizona Musicfest – The Black Market Trust

La Casa De Cristo Church 6300 W. Bell Road, Scottsdale, AZ

After wowing audiences at Musicfest Outdoors (2021), the Black Market Trust returns to the Musicfest stage. With an inspired take on the great American crooners, the Trust’s combination of vocal harmonies and gypsy jazz instrumentation creates a fresh sound that is daring and exciting yet familiar and inviting. Combining old-world romance with new-world [...]

Arizona Musicfest – Isn’t it Romantic

La Casa De Cristo Church 6300 W. Bell Road, Scottsdale, AZ

Explore the romance of the Great American Songbook with unique and innovative interpretations of timeless classics. As six hands glide across the keys, you’ll hear masterful rhythms, flawless stride, delightful improvisation, and fearless trading between three talented pianists who share an effortless musical rapport. A favorite of valley audiences, Nicole [...]