Clarke Sonata at 100 Celebration at Library of Congress

#Declassified This Weekend: Rebecca Clarke and her Viola Sonata at 100

Saturday, March 2, 2019 — 11:00 am – 12:00 pm EST  The event is free, but tickets are required, more info here

Rebecca Clarke’s Sonata for Viola and Piano was composed 100 years ago and was premiered at Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge’s Chamber Music Festival in September 1919. The Library of Congress (which holds Clarke’s manuscript score of the work) celebrates the centenary with a presentation by Cait Miller, (LC Music Division), and a performance of the work by Katherine Murdock, viola and Audrey Andrist, piano.