Get the inside scoop on the Festival’s Winter Season, direct from the musicians! Music Director Alasdair Neale will host his popular Upbeat with Alasdair speaking series on March 14 with a special presentation to kick off the winter concerts, which take place later in the week. For the talk, Maestro Neale will be joined by four Festival Orchestra principal brass musicians who will share the unique characteristics of their instruments and how they will be showcased during the winter performances. Space is limited; admission is free. Reserve your seats beginning March 7 at svmusicfestival.org. Admission is free. Space is limited; reservations are required to attend in person at the Community Library lecture hall (415 Spruce Ave, Ketchum.Doors open at 6:00 PM (MT). The presentation begins at 6:30 PM (MT) or watch the broadcast live on the Festival website www.svmusicfestival.org and YouTube channel.