San Francisco Ballet Pre-Professional Dancers

Margaret Hamamoto

For one night only at The Argyros, on October 15, 2021, don’t miss these twelve incredible artists about to launch into the world of professional dance. Hand-picked from around the globe, these dancers hail from Brazil, Hong Kong, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the United States. The evening will include works by today’s top choreographers, including Viktor Plotnikov, Dana Genshaft, SFB Artistic Director Helgi Tomasson and more.

The Argyros Presents: Ellen Sanders

Margaret Hamamoto

Ellen Sanders is a professional cellist, teacher, and conductor who has performed with the Sun Valley Music Festival for the past thirty years. Ellen has performed with various ensembles and artists from the San Francisco Opera to Smokey Robinson. She will be playing selections ranging from Johann Sebastian Bach and The Mandalorian to gospel music, presented in fun and new ways. 

The Way Forward – A Celebration of Music and Dance

Margaret Hamamoto

Immerse yourself in this remarkable cinematic event. The Way Forward is a portrait of a musical community brimming with talent, energy, and passion that continues to innovate. Under the guidance of filmmaker Hamid Shams, The Way Forward was filmed around the world, from Finland to Australia, Spain to Los Angeles. Spanning jazz, classical, vocal, and dance, the film re-imagines the concert-going experience for the digital age.

Sun Valley Music Festival • Winter Season

Margaret Hamamoto

A reimagined classical music experience…Winter Season concerts feature familiar and unfamiliar musical pieces in a refreshingly new environment, exploiting a wide range of acoustic possibilities and encouraging concertgoers to interact and engage with the music in fresh ways.

Sun Valley Music Festival • Winter Season

Margaret Hamamoto

A reimagined classical music experience…Winter Season concerts feature familiar and unfamiliar musical pieces in a refreshingly new environment, exploiting a wide range of acoustic possibilities and encouraging concertgoers to interact and engage with the music in fresh ways.

Sun Valley Music Festival • Winter Season

Margaret Hamamoto

A reimagined classical music experience…Winter Season concerts feature familiar and unfamiliar musical pieces in a refreshingly new environment, exploiting a wide range of acoustic possibilities and encouraging concertgoers to interact and engage with the music in fresh ways.

Mason Bates & Mercury Soul

Margaret Hamamoto

Founded by legendary composer/DJ Mason Bates, conductor Benjamin Schwartz, and visual designer Anne Patterson, Mercury Soul engages a new generation of music-lovers through performances combining electronica and classical in alternative venues with immersive stagecraft and elaborate production.

Isabella & Friends: Holiday Mix Matinee

Margaret Hamamoto

Isabella Boylston & Friends: Holiday Mix is a festive and eclectic mix of ballet and live music, featuring Wood River Valley native and ballet star Isabella Boylston along with dance luminaries James Whiteside and Calvin Royal III. Jacek Mysinski will bring the music to life on piano and he will be accompanied by the stunning vocals of Kenton Chen.

The Argyros Presents: Jean-Yves Thibaudet and Midori

Margaret Hamamoto

Sun Valley favorite Jean-Yves Thibaudet brings his talent, energy and artistic genius back to The Argyros. Jean-Yves shares the stage with world-renowned concert violinist Midori as they perform three of Beethoven’s most famous and beloved Sonatas.

The Argyros Presents: Isabella & Friends: Holiday Mix

Margaret Hamamoto

Isabella Boylston and Friends: Holiday Mix is a festive and eclectic mix of ballet and live music, featuring Wood River Valley native and ballet star Isabella Boylston along with dance luminaries James Whiteside and Calvin Royal III. Jacek Mysinski will bring the music to life on piano and he will be accompanied by the stunning vocals of Kenton Chen.