This week, University of Lynchburg is hosting the inaugural James String Quartet Music Academy. Organized by the James Chamber Players, the academy includes nearly 50 students, 20 faculty, and additional staff and guest artists from around the Commonwealth. The academy includes several public concerts with $5 admission. Details of the concert follow. Monday, June […]
Pierre Daura (1896 – 1976): Picturing Attachments, the first exhibition focusing on the way the artist’s family inspired his art, will be on view in the Daura Gallery at Lynchburg College from June 8 through July 31. The curator will speak at the Daura Gallery’s annual dinner June 11.
Lynchburg-area schoolchildren who have been learning music theory and piano from University of Lynchburg students will present their annual spring concert on Tuesday, May 12, at 6 p.m. in Sydnor Performance Hall. The concert is free and open to the public. The LC music department operates Music Bridge in collaboration with The Ellington Fellowship, a […]
LC music professor Noémi Szigeti Lee lived through the overthrow of communism in Romania. This spring, she plays piano for a new chamber opera that tells the story of the Romanian Revolution. LC will host a performance on May 30.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning play Clybourne Park opens on Friday, April 17, at 7:30 p.m. in the studio theatre, Dillard 100. The show will also play on Saturday evening and on Sunday at 2 p.m. Admission is $5.
Student director Bradley Branham ’15 hopes the show will help people remember that racism still exists and needs to be dealt with. “We have let it slip away for too long. Either we’ve become too uncomfortable to confront the issue, or we haven’t walked a mile in the other person’s shoes,” he said.
The Lynchburg College Choral Union will perform concerts of Civil War music as part of the official Appomattox Sesquicentennial Celebration. Songs of the Civil War, will be presented April 18 at 4 p.m. in Lynchburg’s Old City Cemetery, 401 Taylor Street, and April 19 at 4 p.m. in Appomattox High School Auditorium.