“Money-notes worth every penny,” “wonderful acting,” “movie star good looks,”and “passionate elegance” are just a few of the phrases used by critics to describe lyric tenor Isaac Hurtado (who plays the role of Don Jose in PMMF's 2018 Carmen production)
Praised for her “focused golden toned voice,” American mezzo-soprano Amanda Crider (who plays the lead role of Carmen in PMMF's 2018 Carmen production) is quickly gaining recognition for her extraordinary musicality and assured dramatic presence. Upcomi
The Bergonzi String Quartet returns for its 24th residency at the Pine Mountain Music Festival for the 2018 season. With long-standing members Glenn Basham and Pamela McConnell now retired, the newest iteration of the festival's Permanent Quartet-in
Heather Youngquist (who is Micaela in PMMF's 2018 Carmen production) has been active in many operatic, oratorio, and recital performances throughout the past several years. In early 2014, she was engaged as a Young Artist with Cedar Rapids Opera Theate
French Flamenco dancer, Karyne Arys, makes her debut at the Pine Mountain Music Festival for the 2018 season. Born in Orleans, France, she graduated at the age of 15 with the unanimous 1st prize at the National Conservatory at Orleans,
The inspiring UPstarts concert series, now in its 6th year, features talented young musicians from the Upper Peninsula. Audiences rave about the youthful charm, artistic sensibility, and bold musicality these emerging artists bring to the festival.