Mount Vernon Virtuosi Presents: “From Heart to Heart – A Mother’s Day Celebration”

Mount Vernon Virtuosi Presents: “From Heart to Heart – A Mother’s Day Celebration”

May 8, 2022
11:00 AM & 2:00 PM

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Mount Vernon Virtuosi Presents: “From Heart to Heart – A Mother’s Day Celebration”

Sunday, May 8, 2022 (11:00 AM and 2:00 PM)

Family Concert – Sunday, May 8 l 11:00 AM- 12:00 PM l Free

Introduce the youngsters in your life to the magic of classical music with entertaining, educational concerts that engage and inspire. Suitable for all ages, children learn about orchestral instruments and composers while enjoying a fun afternoon of music. Please join us for a reception following for light refreshment and to meet the musicians.

General Public – Sunday, May 8 l 2:00-3:00 PM l Free

About the Event

Celebrate Mother’s Day with Amit Peled. He will conduct and play his cello in this heartfelt tribute to all the special women in our lives.

Excerpts from:

  • FANNY MENDELSSOHN HENSEL String Quartet in E-flat Major
  • EDWARD ELGAR Salut d’amour
  • Amit Peled, cello
  • ERNEST BLOCH From Jewish Life “Prayer” for Cello and Strings
  • Amit Peled, cello
  • GIACOMO PUCCINI Crisantemi

About Mount Vernon Virtuosi

Founded in 2018 by internationally renowned cellist Amit Peled, Mount Vernon Virtuosi is a chamber orchestra based in Baltimore, Maryland. Comprised of seventeen string players, the orchestra provides a place of artistic growth for young musicians on the brink of their professional careers. The orchestra performs for audiences of all ages through exceptional performances and community engagement activities throughout the Baltimore and Washington DC region.

Beyond regular season concerts in the Baltimore/Washington area, Mount Vernon Virtuosi has toured throughout the East Coast and records exclusively for the CTM Classics recording label. The orchestra’s first recording, “Mozart Live” was released in 2019.

Through the generous contributions of dedicated individuals, all regular season performances at the Bender JCC, including the Family Concerts, are presented free of charge. For more information, please visit Mount Vernon Virtuosi’s website Click Here .