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Mount Vernon Virtuosi

Where
Dumbarton Oaks Music Room
When
September 22, 2019
02:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Registration opens mid-August

Founded in 2018 by Amit Peled, cellist and professor of strings at the Peabody Institute at Johns Hopkins University, Mount Vernon Virtuosi is a chamber orchestra of gifted recent graduates from the Peabody Institute’s graduate programs. MVV was created to support young musicians on the brink of their professional careers by providing a platform for continued development of artistic growth, technical skills, and community engagement. As a nonprofit organization, MVV is committed to a regular season in Maryland and Virginia, but also tours the east coast extensively.

 

Program

Samuel Barber, Adagio for Strings

Henry Eccles, Sonata for Cello and Strings

Jessie Montgomery, Strum for String Quartet

Dmitri Shostakovich, String Quartet no. 8 in C Minor, op. 110