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Festival Schedule

Experiencing Villa-Lobos Festival Schedule, March 21-23, 2019
Location: Unless noted, events will be held in the Sonia Vlahcevic Concert Hall, W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts, 922 Park Avenue (corner of Park & Harrison), Richmond, Virginia

The festival registration fee ($125) covers admission to all events listed below, including the Opening Reception and the Saturday luncheon.

Click here for Festival Registration.

Tickets to individual events may be purchased through the VCU Music Box Office beginning December 1, 2018

Thursday, March 21, 2019
5:00 pm – Opening Reception at Anderson Gallery. Admission included in symposium fee (Individual tickets not available).
6:30 pm – Keynote address by Dr. Grayson Wagstaff in Concert Hall
7:30 pm – Opening Concert featuring VCU Symphony, Commonwealth Singers, and harpist Colleen Thorburn in Concert Hall (Individual tickets available)

 

Friday, March 22, 2019
8:00 am – 9:30 am – Presentation of papers in B-15 and B-40 in Singleton Center. Four papers presented in each location at this time.
9:30-11: 00 am – Sonia Rubinsky piano master class in Concert Hall
11:30 am – 1:00 pm – Concert by selected artists in Concert Hall (Individual tickets available).
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm – Presentation of papers in B-15 and B-40 in Singleton Center. Four papers presented in each location at this time.
3:30 – 4:30 pm – Performance by area high school soloists and ensembles in Concert Hall
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Vocal concert featuring VCU students/faculty/alumni (Individual tickets available)
7:30 pm – Concert featuring pianist Sonia Rubinsky in Concert Hall (Individual tickets available)

 

Saturday, March 23, 2019
9:00 am – 10:30 am – Presentation of papers in B-15 and B-40 in Singleton Center. Four papers presented in each location at this time.
11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Round Table discussion on the music of Villa-Lobos, (Sonia Rubinsky, members of Cuarteto Latinoamericano, other guest scholars ) in Concert Hall
12:00 pm – Luncheon reception for Round Table panel and symposium participants at the Compass Room in Shafer Court Dining Center. Admission included in symposium fee (Individual tickets not available).
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm – String Master Class featuring members of Cuarteto Latinoamericano in Concert Hall
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm The Brazilian Guitar – from Villa-Lobos to the Present, featuring VCU guitar faculty, alumni, and students in James W. Black Music Center Recital Hall, 1015 Grove Avenue (Individual tickets available)
5:00 pm-6:30 pm – Concert by selected artists in Concert Hall (Individual tickets available)
7:30 pm – Closing concert by Cuarteto Latinoamericano in Concert Hall (Individual tickets available)

Schedule subject to change.