Why Subscribe?

Series subscribers enjoy many benefits, including reserved seats for all their preferred performances, advanced exchange privileges, and early access to special events. Join us!


MASTERPASS CARD

The best deal all season for Masterclass lovers.

Unlimited general admission access to Music Academy hallmark performances.

  • Incredible value! $150 grants access to over 100 events.

  • Attend any and all Vocal, Solo Piano, and Instrumental Masterclasses.

  • Hear distinguished artists prepare the next generation of performers.


ACADEMY FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA SERIES

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The best conductors and orchestras, together in Santa Barbara.

Reserved seating and optional VIP experience for all orchestra performances.

  • Attend five high-octane performances at the Granada Theatre.

  • Enjoy time-honored favorites and discover enticing, innovative music.

  • Guest conductors include Larry Rachleff, Edo de Waart, Matthew Aucoin, and Alan Gilbert.

  • Special appearance by iconic soprano Renée Fleming.

Select a VIP Experience Box Seat! Includes:

  • Complimentary parking at the Granada lot.

  • Pre-performance champagne reception.

  • Gourmet chocolate served at your reserved, premium seats.

 


PREMIERE FESTIVAL SERIES

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A deluxe musical experience.

Premium access to all Festival events.

  • Preferred seating to all 6 subscription series in Orchestra, Opera Plus, Festival Artists, Picnic, Vocal Masterclass & Solo Piano Masterclass

  • MasterPass Card with unlimited admission to all Instrumental Masterclasses plus reserved seats for all Vocal and Solo Piano Masterclasses.

  • Preferred seats for all Mosher Guest Artist Concerts.

  • Premiere reserved 70th Anniversary Community Concert ticket and VIP parking.

  • Complimentary valet parking at the Granada Theatre and VIP Experience Box Seats.


FESTIVAL ARTISTS SERIES

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A feast of sound for the chamber music lover.

Reserved seating for performances by world-class musicians.

  • Attend seven elevated performances at the Lobero Theatre by acclaimed faculty and guest artists, as well as Academy fellows.

  • Mingle with the talent while enjoying complimentary food and drink at a post-performance reception in the historic Lobero’s outdoor courtyard.

  • Special performances by the New York Philharmonic String Quartet, countertenor David Daniels, soprano Susanna Phillips, and Takacs Quartet.

  • Exciting premieres by guest composers Caroline Shaw, James Stephenson, Jeremy Turner, and Timo Andres


VOCAL MASTERCLASS SERIES

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Incredible vocalists learning from the greats.

Reserved seating for vocal masterclasses.

  • Attend nine performances at Hahn Hall in your favorite seats.

  • Learn tips and tricks from the best vocal artists in the world.

  • Support  Voice Program fellows as they perform and develop over the season.

 


SOLO PIANO MASTERCLASS SERIES

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Stunning performance meets sage advice.

Reserved seating for piano masterclasses.

  • Attend eight performances at Hahn Hall in your favorite seats.

  • Discover the wisdom of great pianists.

  • Support Solo Piano fellows as they perform and develop over the season.

 


PICNIC CONCERT SERIES

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Inspired music prefaced by socializing in gorgeous gardens.

Reserved seating for these annual sell-out performances.

  • Attend seven magical performances at Hahn Hall.

  • Before each concert, picnic in the beautiful atmosphere of the Academy’s Miraflores campus.

  • Hear fellows share their talent in duets, trios, quartets, and more.

  • Events include an opening performance featuring powerful String Quartets from the Academy’s String Quartet Seminar.

     


    OPERA PLUS SERIES  - this subscription is now sold-out

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    A pass to the season’s best vocal events.

    A thrilling array of concerts and masterclasses.

    • Attend five gorgeous events culminating with the season’s fully-staged opera, The Elixir of Love.

    • Series includes: Academy Voice Program Opening Night, Renée Fleming Masterclass Debut, Chamber Music with Matthew Aucoin, and Operafest

    • Select a VIP Experience Box Seat for The Elixir of Love! Includes:

      • Pre-performance champagne reception.

      • Gourmet chocolate served at your reserved, premium seats.
      • Complimentary parking at the Granada lot.