Grand Canyon Music Festival
All concerts at The Shrine of the Ages, unless otherwise noted.
20 South Entrance Road, South Rim, Grand Canyon.
View our Special Weekend Getaway Packages
We are pleased to be able to offer you two packages to our concerts on September 16 and 17 that include accommodations at one of our partner hotels in the Grand Canyon National Park gateway community of Tusayan, just 5 miles from our Shrine of the Ages concert venue.
And, to sweeten the deal even more, you are invited to attend a Dark Sky Post-concert Talk with Northern Arizona University Astronomer, David Koerner followed by a reception with the musicians.
You will also receive a Grand Canyon Music Festival poster by famed Arizona artist Ed Mell from our archives.
~ JW Powell
"Thus the Grand Canyon is a land of song."
"Some of the happiest moments of my life have involved the Grand Canyon Music Festival."
“I look forward to this festival every year.”
“Beautiful music for the soul.”
Grand Canyon School of Rock
"Our local students get to shine."
"NACAP is the reason I am a musician."
Our performance home, The Shrine of the Ages
“Great venue, awesome music.”
Congratulations to Raven Chacon, winner of this year’s
Pulitzer Prize in Music.
His piece “Voiceless Mass” is “a mesmerizing, original work for organ and ensemble that evokes the weight of history in a church setting, a concentrated and powerful musical expression with a haunting visceral impact.”
Emeritus Professor of Astronomy at Northern Arizona University
David KoernerSign up for our hotel packages the weekend of September 16 and 17, attend concerts, and enjoy after concert Dark Sky talks with David Koerner, and discover how factors which led to life on Earth hint at the possibilities for extraterrestrial life in the universe.
Welcome to our 39th season!
After an eventful year in which we continue to navigate a pandemic, congratulate Pulitzer Prize-winner Raven Chacon, foster a partnership with the Wheelwright Museum in Santa Fe to celebrate our NACAP students, we are thrilled to start our 39th season with a bevy of cellists, to welcome back the exciting Catalyst Quartet, and to end the season with a celebration of the Bonfiglio Group, including a new offering through our local hotel partners.