Welcome to the Spoleto Festival USA journal.

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Wells Fargo Jazz

For one night only, pianist Nduduzo Makhathini plans to fill Cistern Yard with healing and spirituality through his performance in Spoleto’s Wells Fargo Jazz series and here is what you should know: Raised in a lush and rugged South African landscape, you will find music […]

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by Larry Blumenfeld Reprinted from the 2022 Spoleto Festival USA Program Book “Why is music called the divine art, while all other arts are not so called? We may certainly see God in all arts and in all sciences, but in music alone we see […]

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Festival Friday Radio is a weekly blog series showcasing Spoleto Festival USA’s 2017 visiting artists. Each Friday, tune in for these hand-selected playlists that highlight a musician’s top 10 tracks—or get exclusive, artist-curated lists that reflect their own listening perspectives.   What happens when you […]

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Festival Friday Radio is a new weekly blog series in which we share playlists for your listening pleasure. While you wait for the 2017 Festival to begin, tune in every Friday to hear these hand-selected lists that include top 10 songs by 2017 Spoleto Festival USA musicians, or an exclusive […]

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Your mother has been with you since day one—as you took your first steps and dabbled in your new-found hobbies—remember those clarinet and dance lessons? To thank her for all she has done and continues to do, why not treat her to a performing arts experience […]

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