2020 Season
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  • Tuesday   August 4, 2020
  • First Presbyterian Church • 3:00 PM
  • SkanFest U: Radical Beethoven
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  • Thursday   August 6, 2020
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • Opening Night
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  • Friday   August 7, 2020
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • Christmas in August
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  • Saturday   August 8, 2020
  • Robinson Pavilion at Anyela's Vineyards • 8:00 PM
  • Chick Corea & The Spanish Heart Quartet with Special Guest Rubén Blades
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  • Tuesday   August 11, 2020
  • First Presbyterian Church • 3:00 PM
  • SkanFest U: Radical Beethoven
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  • Thursday   August 13, 2020
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • Calidore Quartet: The Hunt
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  • Friday   August 14, 2020
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • The Russian Soul
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  • Saturday   August 15, 2020
  • Robinson Pavilion at Anyela's Vineyards • 8:00 PM
  • Rhiannon Giddens
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  • Tuesday   August 18, 2020
  • First Presbyterian Church • 3:00 PM
  • SkanFest U: Radical Beethoven
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  • Thursday   August 20, 2020
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • The Kreutzer Sonata
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  • Friday   August 21, 2020
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • ECCO: Divertimento
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  • Saturday   August 22, 2020
  • Robinson Pavilion at Anyela's Vineyards • 8:00 PM
  • Time for Three & ECCO
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  • Tuesday   August 25, 2020
  • First Presbyterian Church • 3:00 PM
  • SkanFest U: Radical Beethoven
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  • Thursday   August 27, 2020
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • The End of Time
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  • Friday   August 28, 2020
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • Claremont Trio & Davóne Tines: The Voice Within
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  • Saturday   August 29, 2020
  • Robinson Pavilion at Anyela's Vineyards • 8:00 PM
  • Beethoven's Ninth
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Thursday   August 9, 2018 First Presbyterian Church   •   8:00 PM

Opening Night

On Opening Night, marvel at jaw-dropping virtuosos double-bassist Xavier Foley and violinist Tai Murray, who perform separately, and then together, in a Festival commission by award-winning composer Derek Bermel for bass, violin, and actor. The Festival Artistic Directors start off the evening with Mendelssohn’s luminous Variations for Cello and Piano, and the program closes with Ralph Vaughan Williams’ ravishing, romantic Piano Quintet.

Program:

Mendelssohn: Variations concertante, Op. 17
Paganini, arr. Milstein: Paganiniana
Xavier Foley: Falling Seagull
Derek Bermel: Encounter with the Moon
Vaughan Williams: Piano Quintet

    




Concert Sponsors:

Gwen Birchenough, and Dave Birchenough & Carrie Lazarus