Impulse Improvisation Festival

January 26, 2018 - 3:30pm to January 27, 2018 - 8:00pm
Old Cabell Hall
The McIntire Department of Music presents UVA's first Impulse Improvisation Festival on Friday, January 26th, and Saturday, January 27th in Old Cabell Hall. This event is free and open to the public.
Event Name Day Date Time Location Price

Colloquium with Nirmal Bajekal and Mayuresh Abhuyankar
Discussion on the role of improvisation in Hindustani Classical music



3:30 PM

107 Old Cabell Hall


- UVA Baroque Ensemble, directed by David Sariti
- UVA Jazz Small Group directed by Peter Spaar, with special guest Stephanie Nakasian
- Swaraprabha Indian Vocal Ensemble, with Nirmal Bajekal

Friday 1/26/18 8:00 PM Old Cabell Hall Free

- Stephen Nakmanovich - violin
- Ayman Fanous - guitar

Saturday 1/27/18 12:00 PM Old Cabell Hall Free

- UVA New Music Ensemble
- EconoSono Ensemble

Saturday 1/27/18 3:30 PM Old Cabell Hall Free


Saturday 1/27/18 8:00 PM Old Cabell Hall TBA


These events are supported by the Gassmann Fund and are Arts Enhancement Event supported by the Provost’s Office to increase the awareness of and support for the arts at the University of Virginia. These are also Synergies Events.

Old Cabell Hall is located on the south end of UVA's historic lawn, directly opposite the Rotunda (map). Parking is available in the Central Grounds parking garage on Emmet Street, in the C1 parking lot off McCormick Road, and in the parking lots at the UVA Corner. 

Please call the Music Department at 434.924.3052 for more information. ​All events are subject to change. 


McIntire Department of Music
112 Old Cabell Hall
P.O. Box 400176 Charlottesville, VA 22904-4176