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PVD Cello Fest

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

 Upcoming Events

PVD Cello Fest, May 17 and 18

Friday May 17th, 7 pm, The134 Collaborative @ Mathewson Street Church

134 Mathewson Street, Providence RI, 02903

Cello Fest Kicks off with an exciting evening of multi-genre cellos! Jake Sokolov, James Perretta, Flannery Brown, Prior Panic, Rob Bethel perform sets of folk music, alternative songs, experimental music, improvised music, and music for viola da gamba! Additionally a trio of Isabel Castellvi, Kamyron Williams, and Zan Berry will premiere a groovy new cello trio by local composer Tom Swafford!

Saturday May 18th, 10 am – 3:30 pm, Providence Public Library

150 Empire Street, Providence, RI 02903

10 am Brazilian Rhythms and String Techniques Workshop with guest artist Kely Pinheiro open to all levels of string players. Register HERE – https://provlib.libcal.com/calendar/public/cellofest

11:30 Laura Cetilia

12 Adrienne Taylor

12:15 Kari Juusela and Sidy Maiga

12:35 Alejandro Cashore and Friends

1 Old – time jam session with the Vox Hunters

1:45  JY Lee

2:05 Anna Kerber

2:25 Ted Mook

2:45 Community performance of Terry Riley’s minimalist work In C

Saturday May 18th, 7 pm, The 134 Collaborative @ Mathewson Street Church

134 Mathewson Street, Providence RI, 02903

Cello Fest concludes with a night of traditional and original Brazilian music featuring our headliner, Kely Pinheiro! Kely will do a solo set of music for cello and voice and she will be joined by a cello ensemble, playing a range of traditional Brazilian music, including a performance of Bachianas Brasileiras no. 5 for 8 Cellos and Soprano.

All Cello Fest Events are based on a sliding scale of $10-20, paid at the door

Details

Date:
May 18
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.pvdcellofest.com/

Venue

Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, 02903
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