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Solo Organ Recital

Geoffrey Ward will be playing a solo organ recital on Friday, Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. in All Saints’ Chapel. This recital precedes his performance with the Trinity Church on Wall Street in New York City. Trinity Church is an inclusive Episcopal community focused on service to others, and Ward’s performance at the church is scheduled for 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 12.

Ward will be showcasing works by Camille Saint-Saëns, Johann Sebastian Bach, Jehan Alain, Herbert Howells and Max Reger. 

Viola da Gamba Concert

An informal faculty concert of primarily Renaissance music will be performed on Saturday, Feb. 29, at 7:30 p.m. in the chapel of the DuBose Conference Center in Monteagle. The concert is part of Music on the Mountain, an early music workshop for viola da gamba players, and will feature five internationally recognized performers and teachers. The concert is open to the public and there is no charge for admission.

Faculty Recital

Peter Povey will be performing a solo violin recital at 4 p.m., Sunday, March 1, in Guerry Auditorium along with, Caleb Harris (piano). This is a program of French violin and piano music, featuring works by Ravel, Ysaye, and Debussy, plus a selection of  famous encore pieces. The concert is free and open to the public.

Sewanee Symphony Orchestra

Shape a new perspective of American music through rich, romantic symphonic works played by the Sewanee Symphony Orchestra, and conducted by Mathew Ward. The program includes works by Marquez, Gottschalk, and Copland. “Music of the Americas” will be presented at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 3, in Guerry Auditorium. This concert is free and open to the public. 

Faculty Jazz Ensemble

On Wednesday, March 4, at 7 p.m. in Guerry Auditorium, an ensemble of University music faculty will present a program. The ensemble will include Nate Felty, drums, Kevin Gatzke, saxophone, Alec Newman, bass, and Prakash Wright, piano. This exciting evening of jazz is free and open to the public.

‘Ugly Lies the Bone’

Theatre/Sewanee will present “Ugly Lies The Bone” by Lindsey Ferrentino. The performances are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, March 5–7, at 7:30 p.m. with a Sunday matinee, March 8, at 2 p.m. The play will be at the Tennessee Williams Center, Kentucky Avenue in Sewanee. Tickets are available at <www.eventbrite.com>.