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Candlelight Concert Society and Residences at Vantage Point
present a free lecture

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Music and Biography: Quartets of Shostakovich and Smetana

Join Dr. Richard Giarusso, chair of the musicology department at the Peabody Conservatory, for this informative and interactive presentation in advance of the February 22 Candlelight Concert Society performance by the Schumann Quartet.

Monday, February 17, 2020 7:00 pm
Residences at Vantage Point
5400 Vantage Point Road
Columbia, MD 21044

Registration is requested. Please call 410-992-1241.
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The lecture will situate the works of Mozart, Shostakovich, and Smetana planned for the concert on the 22nd within a broader discussion of the history and development of the quartet from the late 18th to the mid-20th century.

An award-winning teacher, he is Chair of the Department of Musicology at the Peabody Conservatory. Dr. Giarusso is also a frequent lecturer for arts organizations throughout the mid-Atlantic. He has also served as a music panelist for the National Endowment for the Arts.

Pop in and Get to Know us!



honored guest invitation

Pop-in to our open house and introduce yourself to Residences at Vantage Point. Enjoy something warm to drink as you chat with residents and staff in a casual welcoming setting.

Saturday, February 22nd
12:00pm – 2:00pm
Residences at Vantage Point
5400 Vantage Point Road
Columbia, MD 21044

Registration is requested. Please call 410-992-1241.
Sign up online using the online form
or Click here to email registration

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