Welcome to the Staunton Music Festival's 22nd season!

This year’s program will bring together over 100 incredible works of music performed by 80 world-class artists. Highlights include a staged presentation of Handel’s masterpiece, Theodora; world premieres by composers-in-residence; Bach's St Matthew Passion on period instruments; music by everyone from Hildegard to John Hilliard and from Beethoven's Eroica Symphony to Bernstein's West Side StoryWith 30+ concerts over 10 days, there is something for every music lover to enjoy. We invite to you to join us and RETHINK CLASSICAL!


BROCHURE: Click here to request the current season's brochure. Brochures are printed in January.


During the Summer Festival, most days include 1-2 free daytime offerings (for which tickets are not required) followed by a longer evening concert. Tickets are available individually by concert (see below) or as part of a discounted package. Consider the Annual Pass (save 15% on Spring, Summer, and Fall events) or Summer Pass (save 10%).  For more information on Season Passes as well as seating options at specific events, visit the TICKETS / PASSES page.



SUMMER PASS 2019: Save 10% on all SMF events presented during August. Available at Reserved ($274) and General Admission ($227) price levels. (Pass does NOT include admission to Nightcaps or Moses Memorial Brunch/Lecture. Tickets for those Special Events may be purchased separately.)


(NOTE: If you have any difficulty using Vendini's system to purchase a pass, we will be happy to process the sale directly for you.  Simply have your credit card on hand and call (540) 569-0267.)