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The University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire

Claire Givens Violins

& Schmitt Music

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The University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire will host the 5th edition of Cellopalooza!!!

A cello festival 


Saturday March 16th, 2019

 Cello masterclasses and ensemble clinics will be taught by UWEC cello professor Dr. Tulio Rondón, guest artist professor Käthe Jarka, and guest Alumni Ms. Leah Ruef, and our own Eau Claire school and private teachers, Ms. Soma Pierce-Smit, Ms. Rose Moua, and Mr. Dean Langby.


This event was created to celebrate the violoncello, the BEST instrument in the world! 


The day will culminate with all participating cellists performing on stage together at 4:00 pm in Gantner Hall, at the Haas Fine Arts Center of the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire. 


Any cellist, elementary through high school is welcome to participate.  Simply register online and arrive at the lobby of the Haas Fine Arts Center, located at 121 Water Street, Eau Claire, at 8 am on Saturday, March 16th, 2019.  There will be a registration fee of $20 for lunch and a day of cello! 

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