Ad Astra Music Festival

Celebrating five years of classical music in Russell, Kansas

2018 festival overview

The 2018 season has 10 unique performances spanning three weekends in July.

2018 season passes are no longer available.


MAIN STAGE

Our four main stage performances are large-scale events featuring many world-class performers, suitable for large audiences. Tickets to each event are $10.

July 13 // Brahms Requiem
July 14 // Jazz at the Barn
July 22 // Semiconsciousness
July 28 // Bach's Matthew Passion


CHAMBER MUSIC

These three events in the Deines Cultural Center place audiences intimately close to smaller casts of performers. Limited seating available. Tickets to each event are $10.

July 15 // Here Be Sirens
July 20 // The Elements
July 21 // Cannonballs Fly


SUNDAY EVENING SERIES

This series of three Sunday evening performances brings the historical music of the church home to Russell and brings members of all denominations together in worship. Free admission.

July 15 // Charles Wesley & Charles Ives
July 22 // Bach Cantata 70
July 29 // Compline by Candlelight