Festival Schedule

DIXIE STATE UNIVERSITY CELLO FESTIVAL 2017

September 15-16, 2017
Guest Artist/Clinician: Dr. Meredith Blecha-Wells
“ASTA Cello Lecture Series” Speaker: Nicole Pinnell & Morgan Case

Festival Director: Dr. Ka-Wai Yu

Tentative Schedule

September 15 (Friday)
3:50-4:40pm Sign-in and Late Registration EFAC Lobby
4:50-6:10 Welcome & cello ensemble rehearsal EFAC #150
Dinner on your own, self-practice, free time
7:30-8:45 Festival Faculty Recital Concert Hall
September 16 (Saturday)
8:00-8:50am Free donuts/juice, late registration “Chamber Music in the Foyer” & display by vendors EFAC Lobby
9:00-10:20 Cello ensemble rehearsal EFAC #150
10:30-11:20 Cello master class by Dr. Ka-Wai Yu Ensemble Bravo* Concert Hall EFAC #150*
11:30am-12:20pm ASTA Cello Lecture Series by Nicole Pinnell & Morgan Case EFAC #150
Free pizza lunch, “Chamber Music in the Foyer” & display by vendors
1:40-2:50 Cello ensemble rehearsal EFAC #150
3:00-4:10 Guest-Artist Recital by Dr. Blecha-Wells Concert Hall
4:20-5:10 Cello master class by Dr. Blecha-Wells Ensemble Bravo* Concert Hall EFAC #150*
Dinner on your own, self-practice, free time
6:45-7:30 Cello ensemble sound check & group photos Concert Hall
7:30-8:45 Cello Festival Final Concert Concert Hall

EFAC: Eccles Fine Arts Center

Highlights of Cello Ensemble Repertoire (subject to change)
J. S. Bach: Cello Suite No. 6, Gavotte
J. S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 & 6
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7, Allegretto
Chinese Folk Tunes: Plum Blossoms & Jasmine Flower
Coldplay: Viva la Vida
Gabriel Fauré: Après un Rêve
Granados: Intermezzo from Goyescas
Offenbach: Adagio & Scherzo
Tchaikovsky: Andante Cantabile
Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5