Heifetz Institute President & CEO Benjamin Roe sits down with Heather Niday, Program Director at Allegheny Mountain Radio in advance of the upcoming Heifetz on Tour performance at the Highland Center in Monterey, VA. They discuss all things Heifetz – from classical music audiences to the importance of instrumentalists taking vocal lessons and the unique musical terroir of the Shenandoah Valley. Listen to the entire interview here.
The matinee concert on Sunday, April 28th will be a fresh array of inspiring works by Bach, Mozart, Mendelssohn, Mark O’Connor, and more, again featuring three dazzling 2018 alumni from the Heifetz Institute: Violinist Ria Honda, cellist Dominic Lee, and pianist Jingxuan Zhang. Tickets are just $10 and will be available at the door at the Highland Center. Proceeds from these concerts will benefit the Institute’s Shenandoah Scholarship Fund.