· February 23, 2023 (7:30pm concert): A Children’s Concert
Featuring the NOVA Alexandria Band, Special Guest Trumpeter Denis Edelbrock, The George Mason Elementary School Gyil Ensemble, The George Washington & Swanson Middle School Jazz Ensembles and Area School Band & Orchestra Students in the Grand Finale!
· March 28 (7:30pm concert): A Tribute to Gospel Concert
• Master class with Sarah Whitney
Thursday, March 30, 2023 from 2:00pm-4:00pm in room AFA-118
• Solo Violin Recital with Loop Pedel by Visiting Artist Sarah Whitney.
(As a soloist, Sarah has collaborated with the Alvin Ailey and Jose Limon dance companies, as well as featured on-stage with Adele, Ellie Goulding, the Transiberian Orchestra, NAS, Jeff Beck, Tommy Lee, Father John Misty. Active as a recording artist, Sarah has performed on albums with Darlene Love, Josh Ritter, Stephen Kellogg and can be heard on William Bolcom’s Grammy-winning album ‘The Songs of Innocence and Experience’. She has performed electric-violin with DJ’s Doug E. Fresh and DJ Spooky, as well as opened for Jennifer Hudson and Diana Ross.).
• April 18, 2023, 8 pm in Schlesinger Hall
The NOVA Community Chorus with special guests from The U.S. Army Chorus and the Arlington Community Chorus. Selections include The Battle Hymn of the Republic, a world premiere of Peace Restored by Dr. Jonathan Kolm, movements from Dona Nobis Pacem by Vaughan Williams, Hope Lingers On and Shalom by Dan Forrest.
• April 27 (8pm concert): The NOVA Symphony Orchestra at the Schlesinger Concert Hall in Alexandria!
Aaron Copland. Fanfare for the Common Man.
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. Symphony No. 2 in C minor, Op. 17.