The McIntire Department of Music is pleased to present the 2019-2020 University of Virginia Chamber Music Series. This annual series, which presents innovative performances by the University of Virginia's world-class performance faculty and celebrated guest artists, is comprised of six professional performances for the University and the central Virginia community. These intimate concerts are programmed to offer both new and traditional works that will delight audiences of all musical tastes.
The University of Virginia Chamber Music Series kicks off 2020 with a program of piano works performed by John Mayhood on Sunday, January 26 at 3:30 pm. Mayhood will be performing Joseph Haydn’s dramatic Sonata in c minor, Hob. XVI:20 alongside Robert Schumann’s dazzling Carnaval, Op. 9. The recital concludes with Franz Schubert’s thrilling final piano sonata, Sonata in B-flat, D. 960.