Music in the American Wild

 

 

Music in the American Wild Performs at English Camp on San Juan Island, WE

Music in the American Wild Performs at English Camp on San Juan Island, WE

 

Celebrate the 110th anniversary of the National Park System with music in the outdoors.

San Juan Island National Historical Park hosts “Music in the American Wild” at American and English Camp.

Eleven composers and seven performers, all affiliated with Eastman School of Music as faculty or alumni, have come toget

her to fill our country’s grandest natural venues with a new opus of inherently American music. During the summer of 2016 our performers will tour seven celebrated national parks to premiere these new works in the amazing places that inspired them. From caves, to mountaintops, to forests blanketed with fireflies, Music in the American Wild will honor this major milestone in American conservation by letting new music ring out from sea to shining sea!

August 4th, afternoon – American Camp Parade Grounds

August 5th, afternoon – English Camp Parade Grounds

August 5th, 7:30pm – Free Concert in English Camp Barracks

For more information event go to www.nps.gov/sajh