Dr. Ting-Lan Chen
UNK Department of Music and Performing Arts, 308.865.8041

Violin and viola players from throughout the region will be on the University of Nebraska at Kearney campus this Saturday       (April 16) for the UNK 2011 Violin/Viola Workshop.

The workshop, titled “The Art of Vibrato,” will include two sessions focusing on various aspects of vibrato, as well as a masterclass, which will present performances by selected workshop attendees, according to Dr. Ting-Lan Chen, UNK associate professor of music and performing arts. Dr. Chen is presenting the workshop.

The workshops will take place in the UNK Fine Arts Building, Room 263, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The masterclass will be held from 1:30-3 p.m. There is no charge for the workshops or the masterclass.

“I encourage string educators and violin/viola students, grades 7-12, to attend,” Dr. Chen said. “The workshop is a community outreach program offered by the music department, focusing on training in violin and viola performance and teaching for string educators.”

For further information, individuals can contact Dr. Chen at 308.865.8041.