The 65th annual Ojai Music Festival takes place this weekend in beautiful downtown Ojai. This year’s music director is Dawn Upshaw, and she’s invited along the Australian Chamber Orchestra, violinist Richard Tognetti, pianist Gilbert Kalish and director Peter Sellars, among others. Click here for the full schedule.

Above are photos of the new Libbey Bowl, which was inaugurated Saturday with a concert by Upshaw and eighth blackbird (as seen in photos two and three). Click on the thumbnail photos for larger views.

photos: courtesy of the ojai festival