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.
The Rainier Trio
With Guest Elizabeth Shelor Matheson
March 2nd 7PM at the Floyd Center of the Arts.
Master Classes in piano, violin and viola will be given. The classes will be from 3:00 – 5:00pm. If you are interested, please contact Elizabeth Matheson at [email protected]
Thanks for attending the 2017
March 31, 2019 Olga Vinokur – Floyd Center of the Arts
News & Updates
On April 1, aspiring young area musicians will gather in Floyd to participate in a classical string master class. Instructors for the class are the members of the Julius Quartet – violinists Helen Hyun Jeong Lee and David Do, violist John Batchelder and cellist Byron...read more
Local area musician and artist, Elizabeth Shelor, recently received her teaching certification from the Suzuki Music Institute. Elizabeth, a 2016 scholarship winner with Virginia’s Blue Ridge Music Festival (VBRMF) received tuition for the Suzuki training through the...read more