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The Uncommon Music Festival

In Sitka, August 4th to 7th

Date & Time

August 4, 2022

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Event Venue(s)

Various

Event Cost

Free

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All events are free and open to the public! Masks are required at indoor events.

Musicians will be tested for COVID-19 before performing.

Uncommon Music Festival 2022 Events:

  • August 4 @ 7pm, St. Peter’s by the Sea Episcopal Church – Theorbo Recital with Joshua Stauffer – Joshua Stauffer plays 17th-century solo theorbo music in St. Peter’s gorgeous acoustic.
  • August 5 @ 7pm, Sitka Lutheran Church – A Pleasant Thought: Organ Meditations by Price and Sweelinck – Organist Jacob Reed plays music by Florence Price, Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, and others on the historic 1844 Kessler Organ.
  • August 6 @ 2pm, St. Peter’s by the Sea Episcopal ChurchMusic for Sitka, Alaska – A celebration of five years of music for Sitka, Alaska, including favorites from past festivals, new gems, and our 2020 composer competition winner.
  • August 6 @ 7pm, Sitka National Historical ParkNature Music – A musical walk through the woods with the Sitka Sound Science Center – meet us as the National Park Visitor Center!
  • August 7, @ 1pm, St. Peter’s by the Sea Episcopal Church – Women in the Church – Sacred music by women combined with readings and prayers about exceptional women of faith, curated by the Reverend Julie Platson

Read more about us & our history at https://www.uncommonmusicfest.org/the-festival

The Uncommon Music Festival is an annual chamber music festival in Sitka, Alaska that promotes an inclusive, accessible, and community-oriented vision of classical music. Our core ensemble features an SATB quartet, a guitarist / lutenist, and an organist / pianist. Every summer, we offer one week of free musical events, from workshops to concerts to walks in the woods.