Mimir Chamber Music FestivalThe Mimir Chamber Music Festival will celebrate its 27th anniversary season in 2024, with an exciting series of concerts by our renowned professional musicians and Emerging Artists. Since its beginning in 1998, Mimir has presented over 200 exceptional concerts by our renowned Mimir Artists, and we have mentored some 500 talented young Emerging Artists worldwide. Expanding our programming in 2013, we added a second week-long festival in Australia, further enhancing Mimir’s international reputation as a leading venue for chamber music performance and instruction. We invite you to experience the magic and intimacy of fine chamber music! Please join us as we celebrate the 26th anniversary season of the Mimir Chamber Music Festival, July 1 through July 12, 2024. ...
2024 Festival Dates Coming Soon!
We're looking forward to the 27th Mimir Chamber Music Festival.
Our concert dates and masterclass dates will be posted soon.
Emerging Artists Program 2024
The application for the 2024 Emerging Artists Program is now open. We welcome your application!
Mimir Festival Artists
Violinist Curt Thompson performs throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia, and Australia as a concerto soloist, recitalist, concertmaster, and chamber musician in such prestigious venues as Carnegie’s Weill Recital Hall, Salle Gaveau (Paris), Teatro Naçional de Costa Rica (San José), Shanghai Concert Hall, and others. Thompson’s debut recording of the violin sonatas by Charles Ives (Naxos) has received outstanding reviews worldwide, including...
Japanese pianist Rieko Aizawa was discovered at age 13 by the late Alexander Schneider on the recommendation of pianist Mitsuko Uchida. Schneider engaged her as soloist with his Brandenburg Ensemble at the opening concerts of Tokyo's Casals Hall; later that year, Schneider presented 14-year-old Ms. Aizawa in her U.S. debut concerts at the Kennedy Center and Carnegie Hall, performing Mozart's Concerto No. 12 in A Major, K. 414, with his New York String Orchestra. Praised by...
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