Dixie State University

CELLO FESTIVAL 2021

September 17

Time

Description

Location

3:00-5:50pmBrimhall Cello Competition Final RoundConcert Hall; Livestream at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K3Ccd3GiE3k&ab_channel=DixieStateUniversityMusicDepartment
3:00–3:50pmGeneral check-in, welcomeEccles Lobby
4:00 - 5:50 pmCello Ensemble Rehearsal - Festival Soloists (advanced), ACelloRondo (intermediate), Ensemble Bravo (beginner)EFAC 150 & *Black Box Theatre (Festival Soloists, *Piazzolla group), EFAC 156 (ACelloRondo), Cox Auditorium (Ensemble Bravo)
6:00 - 7:30 pmDinner on your own, self-practice, free time
7:30–8:45pmDr. Miranda Wilson Artist RecitalConcert Hall; Livestream available also at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZURFZ2NPvfk&ab_channel=DixieStateUniversityMusicDepartment

September 18

Time

Description

Location

8:00 – 9:00 am“Chamber Music in the Foyer” & display by vendorsEccles Lobby
9:00 - 10:50 amCello Ensemble RehearsalConcert Hall & *EFAC 150 (Festival Soloists, *Piazzolla group), EFAC 156 (ACelloRondo), Cox Auditorium (Ensemble Bravo)
11:00-11:50Open Lecture "Cellos Crossing Cultures” with Dr. Miranda WilsonConcert Hall; livestream at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T2tXf1T0A1w&ab_channel=DixieStateUniversityMusicDepartment
11:00-11:50“Technique Session for Beginners” with Peter RomneyCox Auditorium
12:00-1:00pmBoxed lunch, "Chamber Music in the Foyer" - special performance of Piatti's 12 Caprices by Hsin Hou Sun & display by vendorsEccles Lobby
1:00 - 1:50 pmCello Masterclass by Dr. Ka-Wai YuEFAC 150
1:00-1:50 pmCello Masterclass by Dr. Lauren PoseySears Gallery
1:00-1:50 pmCello Masterclass by Dr. Michelle KeslerConcert Hall
1:00 - 1:50 pmThe Purpose of Practice with Susan Lamb CookEFAC 155
1:00 - 1:50 pm“Stretch & Relax for Cellists” with Debra VradenburgEFAC 156
2:00 - 3:20 pmMatinee Chamber Concert featuring Brimhall Cello Competition first-prize winners and guest artistsConcert Hall; Livestream available also at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JzadX0o6LOk&ab_channel=DixieStateUniversityMusicDepartment
3:30 - 4:00 pmShort Break, with snacks provided by the festivalEccles Lobby
4:00 - 4:50 pmCello Masterclass by Prof. Tom LandschootConcert Hall
4:00 - 4:50 pmCello Masterclass by Dr. Miranda WilsonEFAC150
4:00-4:50pmCello Masterclass by Hsin Hou SunBlack Box Theatre
4:00 - 4:50 pm"Teaching Cello Beginners" with Brittany GardnerEFAC 155
4:00 - 4:50 pm"Cello Purchase and Maintenance" Roundtable discussion with Desert Strings, Soto Violins & Gliga ViolinsEFAC 156
5:00 - 6:30 pmDinner on your own, self-practice, free time
6:30 - 7:20 pmDress Rehearsal/ Sound CheckConcert Hall, EFAC 150, EFAC 156 *each group will take turn using the Concert Hall
7:30 - 8:20 pmFinal Cello Ensemble ConcertEccles Concert Hall; Livestream available also at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=35VN9uj8Zhs&ab_channel=DixieStateUniversityMusicDepartment

Contact

Ka-Wai Yu

Festival Director

Email: Ka-Wai.Yu@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-652-7797

Office: Eccles 138