University of Virginia Chamber Music Series - Rivanna String Quartet
- Dates: March 31, 2019
- Location: Old Cabell Hall
- Address: 112 Old Cabell Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22904
- Phone: (434) 924-3376
- Time: 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
- Price: $15 General / $13 UVa Faculty & Staff / $5 Students / Free for UVA Students who reserve in advance / Free for students under 18.
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The McIntire Department of Music is pleased to present the 2018-2019 University of Virginia Chamber Music Series. This annual series, which presents innovative performances by the University of Virginia's world-class performance faculty and celebrated guest artists, is comprised of six professional performances for the University and the central Virginia community. These intimate concerts are programmed to offer both new and traditional works that will delight audiences of all musical tastes.
On Sunday, March 31 at 3:30 pm, the Rivanna String Quartet presents a program of string chamber classics. The group will be joined by UVA faculty member Pete Spaar, bass, to perform Antonin Dvořák’s formative String Quartet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 77. They will conclude the program with Ludwig van Beethoven’s String Quartet No. 9 in C Major, Op. 59, No. 3. This resident ensemble is comprised of McIntire Department of Music string faculty members Daniel Sender and David Sariti, violins; Ayn Balija, viola; and Adam Carter, cello.
Originally known as the Academical Building, Cabell Hall is one of three buildings designed for the south end of the Lawn in 1898 by Stanford White. The Academical Building was renamed for Joseph C. Cabell, a member of the Board of Visitors, and houses the University's Department of Music and the Music Library. Cabell Hall directly faces the... more