Events

Please join us! Concerts are free and open to the public. Passes for workshops and masterclasses may be purchased here

*Event dates and times are subject to change*

For questions, contact us at GSIM@vcu.edu.

Orientation & Welcome Luncheon
Monday, July 31, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Hilton Richmond Downtown
501 East Broad St.
Richmond, VA

Opening Concert
Monday, July 31, 7:00 p.m.
W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
922 Park Ave.
Richmond, VA
Free admission

Participants Piano Solo Concert I
Tuesday, August 1, 7:00 p.m.

Recital Hall
James W. Black Music Center
1015 Grove Ave.
Richmond, VA
Free admission

Participants Piano Solo Concert II
Wednesday, August 2, 7:00 p.m.

Recital Hall
James W. Black Music Center
1015 Grove Ave.
Richmond, VA
Free admission

Improvisation Workshop with Laurens Patzlaff
Thursday, August 3, 1:00 p.m.
W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
922 Park Ave.
Richmond, VA
Free admission

Sightreading and Rehearsal Technique Workshop with Verona Quartet
Thursday, August 3, 2:30 p.m.
Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
922 Park Ave.
Richmond, VA
Free admission

Richmond Symphony Concert Series featuring GSIM Faculty
“The Flower of England: From the Empire Through the Wars”
Thursday, August 3, 6:30 p.m.
Gottwald Playhouse at Dominion Arts Center
600 E. Grace Street
Richmond, VA
$18 for adults and $12 for children and college students (with valid ID)

Excursion to Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Friday, August 4, 3:00 p.m to 6:00 p.m.

Mixed Showcase (faculty AND students, featuring Verona Quartet)
Friday, August 4, 6:00 p.m.
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Marble Hall
200 N. Boulevard
Richmond, VA
Free admission

Workshop and Coaching with Verona Quartet
Saturday, August 5, 9:00 a.m.
Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
922 Park Ave.
Richmond, VA
Free admission

Excursion to Washington D.C.
Sunday, August 6, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Tour of the Chinese Embassy of Washington D.C.

GSIM Showcase at the Kennedy Center
Sunday, August 6, 7:30 p.m.
Family Theatre at the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts
Washington D.C.
Free admission (tickets distributed at the door)

Flute and Chamber Music Masterclass with guest artist Eugenia Zukerman
Monday, August 7, 9:00 a.m.
Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
922 Park Ave.
Richmond, VA
Free admission

Mixed Chamber Concert
Monday, August 7, 7:00 p.m.
Williamsburg Public Library
Free admission

Participants Chamber Concert
Tuesday, August 8, 7:00 p.m.

Trinity United Methodist Church
903 Forest Ave.
Richmond, VA
Free admission

Lecture – Recital by Cicilia Yudha
Piano Works by Robert Casadesus (1899-1972) and Henri Dutilleux (1916-2013)
Wednesday, August 9, 2:00 p.m.
Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
922 Park Ave.
Richmond, VA
Free admission

This lecture-recital surveys a selection of piano works by French composers Robert Casadesus and Henri Dutilleux, whose output strengthen a link in the French solo repertory between the Impressionist composers—namely Debussy and Ravel—and the post Impressionist composer Messiaen.

Voice Extravaganza
Wednesday, August 9, 7:00 p.m.
Recital Hall, James W. Black Music Center
1015 Grove Ave.
Richmond, VA
Free admission

Closing Gala Concert
Concerto Winner performances with the GSIM Festival Orchestra
Thursday, August 10, 7:00 p.m.
W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
922 Park Ave.
Richmond, VA
Free admission