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Craig Nies and Carolyn Huebl complete Mozart concert series, April 17

SIGNATURE SERIES Craig Nies, piano, and Carolyn Huebl, violin Friday, April 17 8 p.m., Ingram Hall The Mozart Sonatas for Piano and Violin Pianist Nies and violinist Huebl, over the course of four evenings throughout the 2014-15 concert season, have performed W.A. Mozart’s entire set of 16 sonatas for piano and violin. This is an…

Posted on Saturday, November 15, 2014 in , , , , , , ,


Blair Presents: Cornelia Heard and Friends

Saturday, November 1 8 p.m., Steve & Judy Turner Recital Hall Cornelia Heard, Blair School of Music faculty member since 1982, was one of the first students to enroll at the Blair Academy of Music in the fall of 1964. To celebrate her milestone affiliation with the Blair School, Heard will be joined for this…

Posted on Sunday, October 26, 2014 in , , , ,


Blair alumna Shannon Thomas, violin, Nov. 8

Blair alumna Shannon Thomas, currently visiting assistant professor of violin at Florida State University, returns to campus to present an exciting recital with Frank Huang, assistant professor of piano at Miami University. The program includes Mozart’s Sonata in G major, K. 301; Debussy’s final work, his Sonata for Violin and Piano; Richard Strauss’ virtuosic sonata;…

Posted on Saturday, October 18, 2014 in , , , ,


Blair School appoints Stephen Miahky as first violin of Blair String Quartet

The Blair School of Music has appointed Stephen Miahky as associate professor of violin and the new first violin of the Blair String Quartet, Blair School Dean Mark Wait announced today. “Steve Miahky is a consummate artist,” said Wait. “When he came to Vanderbilt to interview, he taught a master class of penetrating insight, gave…

Posted on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 in , , , ,


Sheherazade Trio in residence October 7-8

Monday, Oct. 7 Sheherazade Trio concert, 8 p.m. in Turner Hall Tuesday, Oct. 8 Violin master class with Susan Waterbury, 2:30-4:30 p.m. in Turner Hall Cello master Class with Elizabeth Simkin, 4:30-6:30 p.m. in Room 2192 Chamber music master class with pianist Jennifer Hayghe, 5:30-7 p.m. in Turner Hall About The Sheherazade Trio The women…

Posted on Monday, October 7, 2013 in , , , , , , ,


The Blair School seeks senior-level violin professor

Joseph Joachim Chair of Violin Blair School of Music, Vanderbilt University The Blair School of Music at Vanderbilt University invites nominations and applications for a senior tenure-track position in violin at the rank of Professor or Associate Professor starting in August 2014. The position carries the title Joseph Joachim Professor of Violin. Responsibilities will include…

Posted on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 in , , ,


Side-by-Side: Curb Youth Symphony and Nashville Symphony, 7 p.m. May 16 at Schermerhorn Symphony Center

The annual Side-by-Side concert, which pairs the Blair School’s Curb Youth Symphony with the Nashville Symphony, will take place at 7:00 p.m. Friday, May 16, at Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Admission is free and open to the public. This annual event also serves as a showcase for the grand prize winner of the Nashville Symphony’s Curb…

Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 in , , , , , ,