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Kirov Academy of Ballet presents Two Music Recital Programs

Kirov Academy of Ballet presents Two Music Recital Programs

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Kirov Academy's prestigious International Music Festival showcases the talents of young piano and violin soloists in the Competition Winners Recital, and separately, the advanced Honors Students in Recital.
Update as of 8/4: Please see important program change information below.

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Program Note as of 8/4: The order of the recital programs has changed, with the Honors Students now performing at 4 p.m. and the Competition Winners performing at 7:30 p.m.

Kirov International Music Festival
August 8-15, 2019, Washington, DC
Honors Students Recital - 4 p.m
Competition Winners Recital - 7:30 p.m.

After a week-long program of solo lessons, master classes, practice time, marathon recitals, and one-on-one guidance from the distinguished faculty musicians, two groups of students will perform in separate recital programs on the Family Theater stage. The afternoon recital showcases the Festival's Honors Studentss while the evening program features the competition Winners in performance.

Performance Timing: 4 p.m. Recital - Two 75-minute sessions, separated by a 15-minute intermission; 7:30 p.m Recital - 2 hours, with no intermission.