Wednesday, March 14
Sewanee Guitar Festival
The University of the South will present the Second Sewanee Guitar Festival.The headliners for this festival will be Peruvian American classical guitarist Jorge Caballero performing Saturday, March 10, at 7:30 p.m. in Guerry Auditorium. Romanian classical and flamenco guitarist, Silviu Ciulei with the Maharajah Flamenco trio will perform on Friday, March 9, at 7:30 p.m., also in Guerry.
The concert is cosponsored by the TN Arts Commission and the Sewanee Performing Arts Series.
Kash Wright Trio in Concert
The Kash Wright Trio makes a return to campus and will be in concert Saturday, March 10, at 5:30 p.m. in the Mary Sue Cushman room at the Bairnwick Women’s Center. The trio will perform selections from their current albums as well as debut some selections from their upcoming projects. CD’s of their albums “In The City of David,” “And There It Is,” and “Hymnology Vol. 1” will be available for purchase. Digital copies of the albums can be purchased on iTunes, Amazon, CD Baby, and Google Play.
Seating is limited so please make sure that you are there promptly at 5:30 p.m.
All Saints’ Chapel
All Saints’ Chapel will feature a number of collaborative musical events during the season of Lent.
On Sunday, March 11, at 11 a.m., the University Choir will join forces with the Kash Wright Trio and Sewanee Praise to present a Jazz Eucharist. The collaboration will include favorite traditional hymns “Come thou Fount of Every Blessing,” “Amazing Grace” and “Rock of Ages,” led by the trio and combined choirs.
Geoffrey Ward, organist and choir master, will present a series of organ recitals on March 14, at 1:15 p.m. in All Saints’ Chapel. Each recital will last approximately 20 minutes. Repertoire will include works of Bach, Buxtehude, Böhm, in addition to hymns of the season.