Dixie State University

CELLO FESTIVAL 2019

September 13

Time

Description

Location

3:50–4:30pmSign-in and Late RegistrationEccles Lobby
4:30 – 5:15 pmWelcome, introduction & joint cello ensemble rehearsal (all participants)Main Stage
5:15 - 6:00 pmFestival Soloists (advanced cello ensemble)Concert Hall
5:15 - 6:00 pmACelloRondo (intermediate cello ensemble)Main Stage
5:15 - 6:00 pmEnsemble Bravo (beginners’ cello ensemble)Eccles 150
6:00 - 7:30 pmDinner on your own, self-practice, free time
7:30–8:45pmFestival Faculty RecitalConcert Hall

September 14

Time

Description

Location

8:00 – 9:00 amFree donuts/juice, late registration “Chamber Music in the Foyer” & display by vendorsEccles Lobby
9:00 - 10:30 amFestival SoloistsConcert Hall
9:00 - 10:30 amACelloRondoMain Stage
9:00 - 10:30 amEnsemble BravoEccles 150
10:30 - 11:30 am“Stretch & Relax for Cellists” with Debra VradenburgEccles 150
10:30 - 11:30 am“Bach, Baroque Cello & more” with Dr. Ka-Wai YuConcert Hall
10:30 - 11:30 am“The Richness of Ritual: Deepening Our Family's Enjoyment of MusicEccles 150
10:30 - 11:30 amStudy by Relying on the Power of Tradition.” with Brittany Gardner
11:30 - 12:15pmASTA Cello Lecture Series “Cello Left-hand TechniqueEccles 150
11:30 - 12:15pmWorkshop” with Dr. Andrew Smith
11:30 - 12:15pm“Cello Music Mind Games for Beginners” with Peter RomneyEccles 150
12:15 - 12:30 pm Group photos right outsideOutside Eccles Building
12:30 - 1:45 pmFree pizza lunch, \"Chamber Music in the Foyer\" & display by vendors
1:45 - 2:15 pmFestival SoloistsConcert Hall
1:45 - 2:15 pmACelloRondoMain Stage
1:45 - 2:15 pmEnsemble BravoEccles 150
2:15 - 3:00 pmJoint Cello Ensemble RehearsalMain Stage
3:00 - 3:45 pmFestival Chamber ConcertConcert Hall
3:45 - 4:15 pmShort Break
4:15 - 5:15 pmDr. Tido Janssen Master ClassConcert Hall
4:15 - 5:15 pmDr. Andrew Smith Master ClassEccles 150
4:15 - 5:15 pmShannon Hill Master ClassEccles 165
4:15 - 5:15 pm“How to find your perfect cello?” by Desert StringsEccles 155
5:15 - 6:45 pmDinner on your own, self-practice, free time
6:45 - 7:30 pmCello ensemble sound check & group photos in concert dressMain Stage
7:30 - 8:45 pmCello Festival Final ConcertMain Stage

Contact

Ka-Wai Yu

Festival Director

Email: Ka-Wai.Yu@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-652-7797

Office: Eccles 138