University Singers Spring Concert: “THE JOURNEY OF A LIFETIME”
- Dates: April 5, 2019
- Location: Old Cabell Hall is located on the south end of UVA's historic lawn, directly opposite the Rotunda. Parking is available in the Central Grounds parking garage on Emmet St, in the C1 parking lot off McCormick Rd, and in the parking lots at the UVA Corner.
- Address: 112 Old Cabell Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22904
- Phone: (434) 924-3052
- Time: 8:00 PM to 9:30 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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“Live for the moment” is advice that is frequently offered to those who get caught up in life’s day-to-day details. While sound, this philosophy seems short-sighted, particularly to those who fondly recall the events of the past or even those yearning for what is yet to come. The University Singers presents a program of choral works that, when stitched together, help to illustrate the arc of a lifetime through music. Whether it’s the chase that thrills or the balm that soothes, there is a universal message to be received. Yet these seemingly common experiences, when colored by someone else’s story, become anything but common, speaking to heart, mind, and soul. Included on the program are works by: Dale Adelmann, Johannes Brahms, Giacomo Carissimi, Rollo Dilworth, Eric Whitacre, and more.
This weekend, we honor the service of Professor, former Music Chairperson, and distinguished composer Judith Shatin. We dedicate tonight’s performance of her work Adonai Ro’i to her many years of service to the McIntire Department of Music at the University of Virginia.
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