Six students representing Rice University‚Äôs Shepherd School of Music will perform on Monday, February 18 at 6:00 p.m. at the John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. Their performance is part of The Conservatory Project, a Kennedy Center initiative showcasing the best young musical talent from the nation‚Äôs leading conservatories, colleges, and universities.
The concert will include Shepherd School graduate students Likai He and Emma Powell, violin; Ankit Anil and Rebecca Barnett, viola; Jacob MacKay and Minzo Kim, cello performing Brahms Sextet No. 1 in B-flat Major, Op. 1.
Only six schools were invited to participate this year and we're pleased to share the stage with the Eastman School of Music of the University of Rochester.¬†¬†
Free general admission tickets will be distributed in the States Gallery (inside the Kennedy Center) beginning at approximately 5 p.m. on the day of the concert. There is a limit of two tickets per person.¬†
For more information, visit¬†http://www.kennedy-center.org/video/performance/68284