A performance featuring Dave Eggar, a cellist whose musical selections cross all genres, will be held at 7:30 p.m., June 30, in the Gilliam Center for the Arts, located on the University of Virginia’s College at Wise.
Admission is free and the public is invited to attend.
Eggar was a musical prodigy as a child, beginning to play the cello and piano at age three and performing on Broadway and the Metropolitan Opera at age seven.
He trained as a classical cellist at the Juilliard School, and later graduated from Harvard University and the Juilliard School’s Doctoral Program. He debuted in Carnegie Hall at 15 as the youngest winner in the history of the Artists International Competition. He has appeared throughout the world as a classical soloist, including concerto appearances at Avery Fisher Hall, Carnegie Hall, the Paris Opera and the Hollywood Bowl.
The concert is presented by the Pro-Art Association. For information or assistance for persons with special needs, call (276) 376- 4520.