Music Series

Hampden-Sydney Music Series

Hampden-Sydney College will be hosting several classical musicians in 2016-17. This series is part of Hampden-Sydney's continuing commitment to the intellectual and cultural enrichment of the Southside community. All events are open to the public.


The Piedmont Singers, a choral ensemble of Central Virginia
"Wonder Full: New Music of Awe and Inspiration," a cappella works by Barber, Pärt, Alain, Maantjarvi, Arlen and others
Helena von Rueden, director

The Piedmont Singers is a choral music project directed by Professor Helena von Rueden. The ensemble is made up of eight professional vocalists from the central Virginia area, singing a cappella choral music. This season, the Singers will perform 20th century works from American, French, and Baltic composers, as well as a set of familiar folk and jazz arrangements. The Piedmont Singers project is sponsored by Hampden-Sydney College.

September 2, College Church, Hampden-Sydney College, 7:30pm 
Free admission and open to the public  

September 3, Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1100 W. Grace St., Richmond, 7:30pm
Suggested $15 donation  

September 9, St. Paul's Memorial Church, 1700 University Ave, Charlottesville, 7:30pm 
Suggested $15 donation 

PAST Music Series

Contact: Helena von RuedenAssistant Professor of Fine Arts - Music