University to host concert Oct. 17

Shippensburg University will host a concert by The Vivaldi Project at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 17 in Old Main Chapel. The free program is open to the public.

The Vivaldi Project performs Affetti Italiano, a program of Baroque string chamber music. The Vivaldi Project, under the leadership of violinist Elizabeth Field and cellist Stephanie Vial, has gained critical acclaim for its brilliant and expressive string playing, as well as its innovative programming that combines scholarship and performance to both educate and delight audiences.

The members and guest artists of The Vivaldi Project include leading soloists, concertmasters, teachers, and musical scholars from the Washington, D.C. area and around the country.

For more information, call the music and theatre arts department at 477-1638.