Classical Music Inside Out Series Subscription Packages include a single ticket to Awadagin Pratt, Emerson String Quartet, Marc-Andre Hamelin, Break of Reality, and Jason Vieaux and Yolanda Kondonassis (A minimum discount of $48!).


Series Subscriber Package includes:

  • Invitation for one to attend an exclusive performance by GRAMMY award-winning cellist Zuill Bailey, and a private, curator-led tour of Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum on September 27!
  • One voucher good for a COMPLIMENTARY pair of tickets to Awadagin Pratt on November 15, 2018 to give to a friend.


Zuill Bailey is underwritten by Bill Passey and Maria Silva. Educational support for Classical Music Inside Out provided by the Gloria Miner Charitable Music Foundation.


Among his generation, pianist Awadagin Pratt is acclaimed for his musical insight and intensely involving performances in recital and with symphony orchestras. His recent recordings are the Brahms Sonatas for Cello and Piano with Zuill Bailey and the music of Judith Lang Zaimont with the Harlem Quartet. He is also the Artistic Director of the World Piano Competition in Cincinnati as well as the Artistic Director of the Art of the Piano Festival.


The Emerson String Quartet has amassed an unparalleled list of achievements over four decades: more than thirty acclaimed recordings, nine Grammys®, three Gramophone Awards, the Avery Fisher Prize, Musical America’s “Ensemble of the Year” and collaborations with many of the greatest artists of our time. The ground-breaking ensemble has earned its place in classical chamber music world and the Emerson looks towards the future by collaborating with today’s most esteemed composers and premiering new works.

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Pianist Marc-André Hamelin is known worldwide for his unrivalled blend of consummate musicianship and brilliant technique in the great works of the established repertoire, as well as for his intrepid exploration of the rarities of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries – in concert and on disc.

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Formed in 2003, Break of Reality has gone on to reach millions of listeners via platforms like Spotify and Pandora Radio, and their rendition of the Game of Thrones theme has over 16 million views on YouTube. The band has released four full length albums and their music has been featured on a variety of radio, television and internet outlets, including NPR, PBS, Dateline NBC, Yahoo Music and Huffington Post.

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NPR describes Vieaux as, “perhaps the most precise and soulful classical guitarist of his generation.” His most recent solo album, Play, won the 2015 Grammys® Award for Best Classical Instrumental Solo and earned a place on NPR’s “50 Favorite Songs of 2014 (So Far)” for Vieaux’s recording of “Zapateado.”

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