Each winner will receive two tickets to the Wintergreen Performimg Arts "Summer Music Festival " at Wintergreen Resort in the Blue Ridge Mountains July 24th through July 26th. Three winners will be drawn from qualifying entries.
Starting Friday evening, July 24, 2015 with a showing at 7:30 pm of Charlie Chaplin’s The Tramp, featuring an original score composed by Daron Hagen especially for Wintergreen Performing Arts. On Saturday, July 25, the day starts with the 9:30 am Saturday Seminar, featuring Juilliard professor and composer Michael White speaking about Haydn’s Cello Concerto, which will be played at that evening’s concert. At 2:30 pm, the Academy String Chamber Music and Composers’ Concert is offered. Saturday evening at 6:00 pm is the Classics III concert: Virtuosity Meets Generosity: Music of Michael White, Haydn, Wagner, and Prokofiev, with conductor Alfred Savia, cellist Zuill Bailey, flutist Lance Suzuki, and the Wintergreen Festival Orchestra, plus the pre-concert talk at 5:15 pm. On Sunday morning July 26, there is a free hike (“Hike with Us!”), or attend the 11:00 am Coffee Concert: “Pairings” with Gilda Lyons and Daron Hagen: Art Songs and Cabaret Music, before the pass ends at 2:00 pm on Sunday. The pass is non-transferable, and it may only be used by the person whose name appears on the pass. It does not include wine tastings or WPA a la carte fundraising events that might occur this weekend.