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SOLD OUT Chamber Music Festival of the Bluegrass

May 27 @ 8:00 am - May 28 @ 5:00 pm | $38

Spend the weekend with world-acclaimed musicians from New York’s Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. Now in its 11th year, the Chamber Music Festival of the Bluegrass is a Central Kentucky cultural destination. Join CMS Artistic Directors David Finckel and Wu Han for remarkable performances in the Meeting House and the Meadow View Barn.

Please consider purchasing tickets early! Venue seating is limited.

Exclusive Patron Events feature opportunities to meet the artists throughout the weekend. Learn more about becoming a Patron. 


SOLD OUT CONCERT I  {Saturday, May 27 at 11 a.m.}
Meeting House / $20

SOLD OUT CONCERT II {Saturday, May 27 at 5 p.m.}
Meadow View Barn / $38

SOLD OUT CONCERT III {Sunday, May 28 at 11 a.m.}
Meeting House / $20

CONCERT IV {Sunday, May 28 at 5 p.m.}
Meadow View Barn / $38


2017 Artists

Orion Weiss, Piano

Wu Han, Piano

Chad Hoopes, Violin

Paul Huang, Violin

Sean Lee, Violin

Danbi Um, Violin

Paul Neubauer, Viola

Nicholas Canellakis, Cello

David Finckel, Cello


Arrival Information: Event tickets will not be mailed in advance. Tickets will be held at will call at performance venues beginning approximately one hour prior to scheduled performances. All tickets are general admission seating, and venues will be opened for seating 30 minutes prior to performances.

Concerts I and III, check-in at the Meeting House.
Concerts II and IV, check-in at the Meadow View Barn.

Directions to the Meeting House: After turning into Shaker Village from US-68, turn right at the three-way stop by the yellow guard shack. Go over a small hill, and park anywhere in the parking lot on your left. The Meeting House is the white, wooden-siding building that sits to the north of the parking lot. The front entrance faces the gravel turnpike that bisects the Village.

Directions to the Meadow View Barn: After turning into Shaker Village from US-68, turn left at the three-way stop by the yellow guard shack, then turn right into the third bay of the parking lot. At the end of the parking lot, turn left up a small slope, then make a hard left onto the gravel turnpike. Continue ¼ of a mile, then turn right toward the Meadow View Barn. Parking is available in the field to the southwest of the barn.

Plan your stay now! The Inn at Shaker Village is currently sold out. With no availability at The Inn, please consider staying at nearby Beaumont Inn. Additional hotel options are available at Harrodsburg CVBDanville CVB and Lexington CVB links.

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