Judith Cline, chair
P.O. Box 9643
Roanoke, VA 24020
The Hollins University Concert Choir and Chamber Singers perform a traditional Family Weekend celebration of music in the Beale Garden.
Saturday, October 25, 2:00 p.m., Beale Garden (Rain location – duPont Chapel)
Anna Tonna, soprano, and Pablo Zinger, pianist, are internationally known for their expertise in music of Spain and Latin America. Ms. Tonna, a former Fulbright scholar to Spain, has distinguished herself in fields of opera and art song throughout Spain and the Americas. Mr. Zinger, accompanist to Placido Domingo, specializes in tango and zarzuela, not only as a performer but also as a composer and lecturer.
Sunday, October 26, Talmadge Recital Hall, Bradley. Reception to follow in Green Drawing Room.
The White Gift Service is a beloved Hollins University tradition celebrating Advent and Christmas through music, scripture readings, and dance from our faculty, staff, and students, as well as familiar congregational carols. It features the Hollins University Concert Choir, Chamber Singers, and the Divine in Motion Praise Dance Team. Also included are guest performances on the carillon, organ and by the Roanoke Chamber Brass. An offering is collected to benefit ministries through the Hollins University Chapel.
Sunday, December 7, 7:30 p.m., duPont Chapel
All events are free and open to the public and are sponsored in part by the Sallie Gray Shepherd Fund. For information, call 540-362-6511.
(Photo, above: Music major Naomi Fukuda '15 joined Roanoke's Valley Chamber Orchestra where she played the first movement of Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 16 in D Major, K. 451.)