New dawn for Aurora Building

For the past four years, the Aurora Building at 415 S. Dewey Avenue, abutting Rogers State University, has been headquarters for the OK Mozart International Festival — yet few people recognized it as the OKM Festival office due to an … Continued

OK Mozart Festival celebrates 30th year in Bartlesville

By Glenda Rice Collins, For The Oklahoman BARTLESVILLE — Exuberant Viennese waltzes, youthful talent, creative crossover and innovation set the tone for the 30th anniversary celebration of the OK Mozart International Festival, now known as OKM. Pianist Jon Kimura Parker, … Continued

OKM Highlights 2 Ensembles

Classical chamber music has been one of the mainstays of the OK Mozart International Festival ever since its inception 30 years ago. And now, as a legendary phenomenon in American music festival history, the OKM Festival will launch its 30th … Continued

OK Mozart International Festival To Begin June 7

Thirty years ago, a chamber orchestra from New York and the citizenry of an Oklahoma town decided to conduct an experiment — establish a classical music festival in the middle of the prairie. That experiment was the OK Mozart International … Continued

A Blurring Of Sounds

At the 2014 OK Mozart Festival June 7-14, cross-over artist Sarah Jarosz’s bluegrass style will blend with orchestral sounds of Amici New York. BARTLESVILLE, OK – Sarah Jarosz, this year’s cross-over artist for the annual OK Mozart Festival in Bartlesville, … Continued

Colossal Open-To-The-Public Celebration

OK Mozart Festival’s 30th Anniversary Season Kicks Off Lots of Hoopla BARTLESVILLE — The OK Mozart International Festival, a legendary phenomenon in American music festival history, will launch its 30th season the week of June 7-14, with a colossal kickoff … Continued

OKM Gala to be Viennese Waltz Ball at Johnstone-Sare

When Maestro Constantine Kitsopoulos raises his baton and musicians from the Amici New York orchestra strike up the music for the OK Mozart International Festival gala — a formal Viennese Waltz Ball, patrons will be filled with anticipation of an … Continued

Bartlesville anticipates OK Mozart approach

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. – Whether your idea fun is a night of classical music or riding the cutting edge of acoustic alchemy, B’ville has plenty of good times dialed up in the months to come. Coming to a triumphant close for … Continued

OK Mozart Hosts Valentine Dinner-Dance Gala

  When they strike up the music for OK Mozart’s gala Valentine Party at Bartlesville Community Center on Friday, February 14, from 7 to 10 p.m., party-goers will be in for one sweetheart of a party. Plans call for an … Continued

Putting More OK in OK Mozart

Bartlesville’s OK Mozart Festival is set to expand it’s musical mission. Festival Executive Director, Randy Thompson says for 30 years the mission of the OK Mozart Festival has been to bring the highest quality professional musicians and cultural experience to … Continued

OK Mozart festival to celebrate composer’s Vienna

Original article by James D. Watts, Jr. at Tulsa World. The OK Mozart International Festival will devote its 30th anniversary season to celebrating what was once called “the city of music” — Vienna. The festival, to be held June 7-14 … Continued

OK Mozart launches 30th season

Original article by Emily Droege in the Examiner-Enterprise. Thursday’s chilly weather didn’t stop music lovers from flocking to the Bartlesville Community Center and warming up to orchestral music and tasty finger food as OK Mozart Festival officials announced their upcoming … Continued