Please note that due to COVID 19, many of our scheduled events have changed. From virtual concerts to master classes and more, the Tucson Desert Song Festival has something new for you to discover. Please visit the Calendar of Events to explore our virtual programming and continue to make music a part of your life.
The 9th Annual Tucson Desert Song Festival Celebrates
Songs of Love January 20 though February 12, 2021
This year we are celebrating songs of love with a gathering of world-renowned classical singers. Programming will feature the premiere of a new song cycle by Jake Heggie, composed for acclaimed mezzo soprano Jamie Barton. During this festival, four of Tucson’s leading performing arts organizations will explore love in all its forms with such leading vocal artists as Jamie Barton, Bryan Hymel (TDSF’s Artist-in-Residence), Carlos Zapien, and the Tenet Vocal Artists.