Colorado MahlerFest celebrates the life, music, and times of the great composer Gustav Mahler during a week-long festival, culminating in two orchestral performances of one of Mahler's major symphonic works. Originally envisioned to encompass a complete sequence of Mahler's symphonic compositions, MahlerFest is now in its third cycle and entering its 29th year, continuing to present all of Mahler's performable works.

Colorado MahlerFest
Colorado MahlerFest gratefully acknowledges the following sponsors:

Kenneth Woods, Artistic Director
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MahlerFest XXIX
May 18th through May 22nd, 2016

Symphony No. 7 in e minor
Nachtmusiken (U.S. Premiere)

Day-long symposium

Two orchestral concerts

Special events

Photo by Keith Bobo
Kenneth Woods Announced
as New Artistic Director!

Colorado MahlerFest is excited to announce the appointment of Kenneth Woods as Artistic Director.

Support Colorado MahlerFest on Colorado Gives! Day
Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Colorado Gives Day is an annual statewide movement to celebrate and increase philanthropy in Colorado through online giving. For the sixth consecutive year, Community First Foundation and FirstBank are partnering to present Colorado Gives Day on on Tuesday, December 8th, 2015. Donors are encouraged to join the movement to “give where you live” and raise millions for Colorado nonprofits.

Please support Colorado MahlerFest through COLORADO GIVES DAY:

Click the ColoradoGivesDay logo and visit Colorado MahlerFest's Colorado Gives page to make a donation.