The Benderly Concert Series


IMPORTANT HEALTH and SAFETY POLICY: Until further notice, for the safety and well-being of our audience, musicians and staff, these are the requirements for indoor concerts at the Opera House.  All audience members will be required to present proof of vaccination against Covid-19 the first time they attend a concert. We also ask that face masks covering the mouth and nose are worn during the performance. We thank you for your cooperation.

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Ryan Chen, Classical Guitarist – A Benderly Concert Event

Benderly - Kendall Opera House 348 Naugle Avenue, Patagonia, AZ

Talented young competition winner Ryan Chen will enthrall you with his virtuosity in today’s concert. In addition to his prize-winning awards, Ryan, a first-year undergraduate at the University of Arizona Fred Fox School of Music, has already performed with the Arizona Symphonic Winds, Tucson Philharmonia...

Duo Yvapurû with guest artist Andrés Pantoja – A Benderly Concert Event

Benderly - Kendall Opera House 348 Naugle Avenue, Patagonia, AZ

Maxi Larrea, guitarist and composer and Jennie Gubner, violinist and Latin American music scholar join guest artist Andrés Pantoja, guitarist/charango player from Chile, for a concert of original and traditional works from the Latin American cultural repertoire. Classical, tango, flamenco and folk music highlight the...

Violin Duo – A Benderly Concert Event

Benderly - Kendall Opera House 348 Naugle Avenue, Patagonia, AZ

We are delighted to welcome 2022 with the violin duo of Grace Nakano and Emily Chao. Colleagues at the Tucson Symphony Orchestra, Grace and Emily have prepared a most intriguing program for a unique pairing of strings, including selections from Bartok’s 44 Duos for 2...

Violin, Cello, and Harp Trio – A Benderly Concert Event

Benderly - Kendall Opera House 348 Naugle Avenue, Patagonia, AZ

We are delighted to welcome Emily Chao, Juan David Mejia and Carla Fabris back to the Opera House. These gifted musicians have prepared a most intriguing program for this combination of stringed instruments, beginning with a solo performance of the Cello Suite No.1 by J.S.Bach,...

A String Affair – A Benderly Concert Event

Benderly - Kendall Opera House 348 Naugle Avenue, Patagonia, AZ

Presenting music for 2 violins, viola and 2 cellos performed by Emily Chao, Juan Mejia, Zoran Stilin, Ann Weaver and David Rife on instruments handcrafted by a master luthier. Not only will you enjoy the sounds of these treasures in the program, you will also be treated to...

The Art of the String Quartet – A Benderly Concert Event

Benderly - Kendall Opera House 348 Naugle Avenue, Patagonia, AZ

A Conversation Without Words  featuring Timothy Kantor, Laura Casarez, Emily Chao and Juan Mejia Imagine hearing a spirited conversation without words! Today’s program is one of the highlights of our concert season. It features two composers: Franz Josef Haydn, whose contributions to the development of...