Making Noise in the Library

Jazz in the Afternoon with Carlehr Swanson
March 18, 2022 - 1:00pm
UVA Music Library

The Making Noise in the Library series brings artists into the Music Library for free performances.

Carlehr Swanson at the pianoVocalist and pianist Carlehr Swanson, a first year Ph.D. student at the University of Virginia, will bring jazz to the unique acoustical space of the Music Library, located in the lower levels of Old Cabell Hall. Carlehr holds degrees in Jazz Vocal Performance from George Mason University and the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami. Her research interests include gospel music, Black studies, women's studies, and civic engagement, and she is currently set to compete in the Miss Virginia Competition in June 2022 as Miss Blueridge. Carlehr's career highlights include performances with Shelia Jordan, The Manhattan Transfer, and The New York Voices.

As she continues sharing her social impact initiative, "Music is Unity," Carlehr's greatest dream is to leave every place better than she found it.

 Free refreshments will be served

Generously supported by a grant from the UVA Arts Council

Old Cabell Hall is located on the south end of UVA's historic lawn, directly opposite the Rotunda (map). For parking information, visit:

This is free and open to the public (no tickets required).

According to UVA policy SEC-045, Face Masks are required for all people (e.g., students, faculty, staff, contractors, and visitors), both vaccinated and unvaccinated, who enter UVA properties.

All events are subject to change.

arts council banner


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