SFS 1:1 Experiences

A connection without contact. A selection without discussion. A moment without interruption.

Remove yourself from isolation for a short period and experience a personal connection with a Santa Fe Symphony musician. For a short time, you will turn off all devices, tune out the rest of the world, and transplant yourself into a beautiful, safe, and secure setting where the only thing important  music. The only thing you see is beauty. And the only thing you hear is a musical selection, chosen and performed especially for you.

Don’t miss your spot! Reserve your one-on-on experience online now or call
The Santa Fe Symphony Box Office during business hours:

You are invited to purchase a front row seat for an extraordinary one-on-one opportunity with a Santa Fe Symphony musician, in a safe and distanced environment, as they perform a piece chosen during the initial moment of your arrival. For the first 30 seconds, the only communication you will have with the player is eye to eye contact—No contact. No words. No discussion. Then the music begins! 

Don’t limit yourself to one! Reservations are available at various venues from late August through September with the following partners:

The Santa Fe Children’s Museumoutdoor community garden
Thornburg Investmentsoutdoor rooftop
Museum Hill Caféoutdoor patio
Georgia O’Keeffe Museum’s Otero-Berger Houseoutdoor garden

Many thanks to SFS 1:1 Sponsors:

Susan Goldstein & Steven J. Goldstein, MD.

The beauty of symphonic music is powerful, and in the wake of Governor Lujan Grisham’s recent extension of New Mexico’s Phase 1 Public Health Order, we are confirming our commitment to bring our loyal patrons and fans music for their soul during this extended intermission.

By registering online for a 10-minute, one-on-one musical experience, classical music lovers can experience a phenomenal musical moment that they will never forget. Once a date is selected for this mysterious event, the patron’s private SFS 1:1 experience will be reserved with an undisclosed Symphony musician at one of our stunning and safe outdoor settings, made possible by these partners in Santa Fe:

Live musical experiences are impossibly powerful, especially in today’s disconnected and distanced world. In the wake of Governor Lujan Grisham’s recent extension of New Mexico’s Phase 1 Public Health Order, The Symphony is re-affirming its commitment to bringing its loyal patrons live music in innovative new ways during this extended intermission.

Museum Hill Café
—outdoor courtyard
710 Camino Lejo
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
Otero-Berger House—garden
217 Johnson St
Santa Fe, NM 87501

One spot left!

Santa Fe Children’s Museum—community garden
1050 Old Pecos Trail
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Thornburg Investments
outdoor rooftop
2300 N Ridgetop Rd
Santa Fe, NM 87506


SFS 1:1 $50 per person

While one-on-one events are encouraged for the optimal experience, if you prefer to have someone special join you, an additional guest may be added for a total price of $100.* However, back-to-back solo experiences for patrons and their loved ones are encouraged. Once you have purchased your SFS 1:1 ticket, your experience will be reserved with an undisclosed Symphony musician at your selected location.

*A maximum of two participants may attend each session, and must be coordinated through The Santa Fe Symphony Office.
**All SFS 1:1 Pay it Forward experiences must be coordinated through The Santa Fe Symphony Office.

PAY IT FORWARD |  The gift of music!

During these challenging times, please consider making a fully tax-deductible gift of $50 to provide a SFS 1:1 experience to a Santa Fe Public Schools student or someone who has been financially impacted by COVID-19. SFS 1:1 Pay it Forward experiences must be coordinated through Santa Fe Symphony Box Office Coordinator, Sharon Redsun, at 505.983.3530 or sredsun@santafesymphony.org and are not available online.

The SFS 1:1 experiences will draw from a pool of talented Santa Fe Symphony musicians, including:


All tickets are guaranteed during The Santa Fe Symphony’s 2020-2021 season, and this exciting new series is no exception. Not only can patrons who have already subscribed or purchased tickets for The Symphony’s 2020 concerts receive a refund or transfer tickets to a future performance in 2020–2021 without question, their funds can also be applied to this new series. Please contact The Symphony Box Office at sredsun@santafesymphony.org or call 505.983.3530 during business hours to facilitate a transfer.

The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra & Chorus is following the best practices provided by health organizations and will continue to monitor any changes in recommendations as the days unfold. Stay tuned with up to date information through The Symphony’s website, social media, and email blasts. For any other matters, please call 505.983.3530 during business hours. More details, more options, and more news on The Symphony’s fall programming will be released within the coming weeks, with possible changes regarding the remainder of the upcoming season, from January through May of 2021, to be announced at a later date.