Icicle Creek Center for the Arts

Icicle Canyon, WA


The Music of the Spheres

Located in the Cascade Mountains, Icicle Creek Music Center serves residency programs, chamber music performance and festivals, symphony camps, and individual study. With careful site planning and building orientation, views to the mountain landscape is drawn into the buildings, connecting musicians and visitors alike to the natural world.

Building forms are inspired by regional rock formations, and materials are durable and made for the dramatic mountain weather. Outdoor campus gathering and focused programming including a master recital hall, group rehearsal, group lodges, individual rehearsal studios, and administrative offices.

With framed views of stone outcroppings and ridge lines, sunsets, and tall Ponderosa Pines, the buildings create an aperture to the landscape that provides an inspiring experience and memory to visitor and residency artist alike.

Jones and Jones: Architect of record