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Wine Spectator: Festival Napa Valley Arts for All Gala Raises over $3.9 Million
August 5, 2022
Wine Spectator: Festival Napa Valley Arts for All Gala Raises over $3.9 Million

Festival Napa Valley's 16th season presented an artistically diverse range of concerts and raised over $3.9 million at the Arts for All Gala. In addition to the auction, the festival drew audiences to over 60 concerts, many of them free to the public.

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Festival Napa Valley Wraps Record-Setting 2022 Season
August 1, 2022
Festival Napa Valley Wraps Record-Setting 2022 Season

Festival Napa Valley concluded its 16th summer season with record-setting audiences and an unprecedented 60 artistically diverse concerts, events and programs including 20 admission-free concerts, and raising $3.9 million at its Arts for All Gala headlined by multi-Grammy Award winner Trisha Yearwood.

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Festival Napa Valley Raises Record Setting $3.9 million at Arts for All Gala
July 22, 2022
Festival Napa Valley Raises Record Setting $3.9 million at Arts for All Gala

Napa, CA (July 22, 2022) – Proceeds from the event provide free and affordable access to Festival concerts, inspiring educational programs and original programming for youth, and scholarships for talented young artists.

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SF Classical Voice: Youth Chorus Demonstrates Music's Power at Festival Napa Valley
July 20, 2022
SF Classical Voice: Youth Chorus Demonstrates Music's Power at Festival Napa Valley

There was ample intoxication in downtown Napa on Saturday evening, in the spirits and sounds of the Young People’s Chorus of New York City, as the group performed in the bucolic outdoor amphitheater of the Culinary Institute of America at Copia.

 

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Town & Country: A Wine Country Weekend That Hit All the Right Notes
July 18, 2022
Town & Country: A Wine Country Weekend That Hit All the Right Notes

On July 17, Festival Napa Valley—one of wine country’s most anticipated events—held its annual Arts for All Gala on the grounds of Nickle & Nickle, just behind the winery’s historic 19th-century homestead. In support of the organizing association’s mission to make the arts accessible to everyone, and the expansion of its year-round educational programs in Napa County schools, the evening’s culinary experience—designed and executed by Tyler Florence—and live auction were followed up by an performance by Grammy-winning country music star Trisha Yearwood.

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Best of the Gazette: 44 things we love about the Bay Area
July 12, 2022
Best of the Gazette: 44 things we love about the Bay Area

#28 Festival Napa Valley is a multievent behemoth, billed as “The 10 Best Days of Summer.” From July 15 through 24, patrons and ticketholders will traverse the valley amid a cultural marathon encompassing events that marry the sunny bounty of the region’s cuisine and primo vino with world-class symphonic concerts, opera, dance, chamber music, jazz, specialty dinners at exquisite wineries and even free concerts for young children.

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Napa Valley Register: Discovering How I See Music
July 9, 2022
Napa Valley Register: Discovering How I See Music

Close your eyes and listen to the sounds around you. What images do you see? Or, perhaps more pointedly, what do you feel? Will your senses be different at 5 years old or 90? Does it change if you listen to classical music?  These were questions posed by Lissa Gibbs, director, education and engagement for Festival Napa Valley, to elementary school students and those in senior centers.

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San Francisco Classical Voice: Catch These Rising Stars at Festival Napa Valley
July 5, 2022
San Francisco Classical Voice: Catch These Rising Stars at Festival Napa Valley

Over the years, 50 talented performers have made their BYA debuts, with many having gone on to greater glory, like pianist and composer Conrad Tao, who participated in the first BYA season, and violinist Alexi Kenney, lauded by The New York Times for his recordings after premiering at Bouchaine at 15.

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Broadway World: West Coast Premier of ALONETOGETHER to be presented at Festival Napa Valley This Weekend
July 5, 2022
Broadway World: West Coast Premier of ALONETOGETHER to be presented at Festival Napa Valley This Weekend

AloneTogether comprises spoken word, poetry, sculpture, video art, music, and film and features 500 YPC choristers, 15 composers and songwriters, and more.

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Haute Living San Francisco: Festival Napa Valley's Summer Season
July 1, 2022
Haute Living San Francisco: Festival Napa Valley's Summer Season

There's nothing like music and the cultural arts to help people transcend the present.  Festival Napa Valley's 2022 line up of world class performers and emerging talent offer something to enjoy for everyone.

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