WVU Viola Day
Saturday, November 16 , 2019
from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
at the WVU Creative Arts Center, Morgantown WV
WVU Viola Day is a one-day event, held each fall, that brings together violists
of all ages and experiences from around the region. Participants have come from
Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, New York, Ohio, Florida, New Jersey, North Carolina,
and West Virginia to enjoy master classes with guest artists, technique classes,
"viola yoga," vendors, viola ensemble reading session, lectures, social activities,
and performances. All violists--and those who love the viola--are welcome!
Register before Nov. 10 for $25. Fill out our online form and
send a $25 check made out to "West Virginia University" with "Viola Day" in
the memo line.
Please mail checks to: Prof. Andrea Houde
WVU College of Creative Arts
School of Music
Morgantown, WV 26505-6111
Register on campus on Nov. 16 for $30. Cash or check will be
Directions and day-of information
College website for directions to the Creative Arts Center
, or search "Creative Arts Center" in your map application of choice.
Parking will be free and unticketed directly in front of the Creative Arts
Center. Lunch during Viola Day will be on your own. A full food court is
located in Evansdale Crossing, located behind the Creative Arts Center.
9:00-9:30 Registration and browsing the Vendors (drop off bows for re-hair) in CAC Lobby
9:30-9:45 Viola Yoga with Houde in CAC Lobby
9:50-10:20 Faculty Performances in Bloch Hall
10:20-11:00 Master Class with Houde in Bloch Hall
11:00-11:30 Visit the Vendors, CAC Lobby
11:30-12:30 Master Class with Adams in Bloch Hall
12:30-1:30 LUNCH in Morgantown
1:30-2:30 Master Class with Harding in Bloch Hall
2:30-3:15 Technique Session with Adams in Bloch Hall
3:15-3:35 Snacks with the WVU Viola Studio, CAC Lobby
3:35-4:20 Technique Session with Harding or Panel Discussion/Q&A with Faculty in Bloch Hall
4:20-5:20 Grande Finale: Viola Ensemble Reading Session in Bloch Hall