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Music in Scotland

2024 TRIPS

All 2024 trips are subject to change due to COVID-19 developments.

A Cantata Retreat:
an Immersive Bach Experience


February 20 - 26, 2024 
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Trip Description: 
Join the exciting inaugural collaboration between Artful Journeys, Miguel Rodé and the Bachfest! Led by the field's leaders you will come away an expert in Bach's cantatas, hearing selections performed and analyzed by the greats of historical performance in Leipzig. 

Trip Status: OPEN

Provence: Painters' Paradise
9 Days in the Footsteps of Chagall, Matisse, Renoir, Cezanne and Van Gogh


March 20 - 29, 2024
Trip Description: 
Join Sevan Melikyan and his wife Maria Guralnik for another trip to Provence! One of our most popular trips, amazing art experts Sevan and Maria will lead this group to some of the gems of southern France, including Nice, St. Tropez, and Aix-en-Provence to get an up-close view of artists such as Cezanne, Van Gogh, Matisse and more! 
Music in Italy

Music in Italy
with Jon Manasse, Jon Nakamatsu and the Ying Quartet

May 8 - 16 2024

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Trip Description:

Back by popular demand is our trip with Jon Manasse, Jon Nakamatsu and the Ying Quartet. Spend a week in Milan and Briosco with six world-class musicians soaking up music in various capacities, through Q&As, private concerts, a trip to La Scala and amazing historical instrument collections. 

Trip Status: OPEN

Music in Scotland

Music in Scotland
with Joe Marchio

date TBA

Castle Scotland

Trip Description:


Trip Status:  OPEN

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Painting with Lynn Goldstein

May 27–June 4, 2021

April 17 - 24, 2024

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Trip Description:

Join Lynn as we concentrate on creating
compelling paintings using innovative techniques,
experimenting with color, and interpreting the landscape
through shape and pattern. Learn how to simplify the vast
natural beauty of Arles, France, and find the perfect subjects to
paint or draw. This workshop is designed for beginners as well
as advanced students, and the methods can be applied to both
representational and/or abstract landscape drawings and/or

Trip Status: OPEN

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Bachfest 2024

May 27–June 4, 2021

June 6 - 17, 2024

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Trip Description:

Join us for our annual trip to the Bachfest in Leipzig! This year's trip will be special because of our new affiliations with Bachfest and the Cantata Trail, so we will get a behind the scenes up-close look at the festival. You will stay 10 music-filled days in Leipzig, taking in the best of Bach performance, including the 300th anniversary of the marvelous St. John Passion. 

Trip Status: OPEN

Covid vaccinations and/or negative tests are required in the EU.  

Any trip cancelled due to covid is subject to a $125 fee per person.  All other paid monies will be refunded.

Most trips have limited enrollment. To reserve your spot, please register by clicking below:
For details or questions, please click here to contact Joan Hill.
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