Past Summer Season

The annual Summer Music Festival took place July 17-29, 2018 and included offerings in four signature series: ChamberOrchestraUnClassicaland Notable Encounters (described below), plus Midday Mini-ConcertsMaster Classes, Open Rehearsals, Pre-Concert Lectures, and more.  The 2018 summer season presented 30 events in 19 venues throughout San Luis Obispo County, ranging from private homes to state-of-the-art concert halls in locations from Nipomo in South County all the way to Shandon and San Miguel in North County.


Click on the image to flip through our 2018 Summer Season Program via StageView or click on the links below to learn more about:



The 2018 Summer Ticket Brochure featured original artwork by San Luis Obispo artist Marcie Hawthorne. The original work, "Music Without Borders," was sold in silent auction during the 2018 Festival. Poster reproductions of the work are still available for sale at the Festival office.