MUSIC OF THE MONTH IS A MONTHLY ROUND-UP OF RPL’S MUSIC-RELATED PROGRAMS AND RESOURCES.
Gellman Room Concerts
The 2021-2022 Gellman Room Concert season is here! You can always watch past concerts on RPL’s YouTube page.
Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia
“Our Flowers”– Explore taste-making history with this program of music and words that conjure the rich products of our region. Features the Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia, with artists Angela Lehman and Chioke l’Anson.
Here are some of RPL staff’s favorite music with connections to Virginia:
Ben H. likes Redd Volkaert (lives in Southwest Virginia) and Ella Fitzgerald (born in Newport News).
Alfreda likes Missy Elliott (born in Portsmouth) and Bruce Hornsby (born in Williamsburg).
Clay D. likes D’Angelo (born in Richmond), Charlie Byrd (born in Suffolk), Pearl Bailey (born in Newport News), and Patsy Cline (born in Winchester).
Meg R. likes Steve Earle (born in Hampton).
Mirissa S. likes Angelica Garcia (based in Richmond).