in the Blue Ridge Mountains
Welcome to Virginia’s Blue Ridge Music Festival, centered in beautiful Floyd County.
Our focus is on music education, especially the support of local young people, and on broadening our region’s musical richness by making classical music and a blend of classical and Appalachian heritage styles affordable and available in our community – in a relaxed and informal atmosphere.
Whoa! We are happy to announce that recently some of our scholarship winners got the opportunity to meet the great Itzhak Perlman.
Our Annual Youth Concert coming November 10th
At Zion Lutheran Church at 3PM
Thanks for attending the 2017
October 21 – Maria Yefimova – Floyd Center of the Arts
November 10 – Youth Concert – Zion Lutheran Church
December 12 – Strings Concert
March 2, 2019 – Rainier – Floyd Center of the Arts
March 31, 2019 Olga Vinokur – Floyd Center of the Arts
News & Updates
On May 21,2017, at the Bach to Bluegrass Concert, three young Floyd County musicians were awarded scholarships by VBRMF. In memory of Ed Fallon, Eli Wildman, age 16, was awarded a scholarship to attend the Berklee Global String Program this summer. Aila Wildman and...read more
In 2015 Laurel Brooke of Floyd, a violinist, received the David S. Wiley Scholarship from Virginia’s Blue Ridge Music Festival. She then attended New River Community College for a year as a part-time student--not only to gain credits for general education, but also to...read more