VWU Concert Performances


All events take place in the Goode Fine and Performing Arts Center.

Tickets: buytickets.at/goodecenter

VWU Community Reservations: GoodeCenter@vwu.edu

Questions: 757.455.3381


Artists in Residence

Tidewater Classical Guitar
Tidewater Classical Guitar is a non-profit arts organization with an all-volunteer board that cultivates awareness and appreciation of classical guitar by presenting world-class concerts and advancing guitar education. TCG presents concert series which feature many of the world's best-known and most outstanding guitarists.

Season Subscription – $130 General Admission, $110 Senior/Military/Educator. Season subscriptions include a ticket for David Russell co-presented with the Virginia Arts Festival.
Single Tickets – $30 General Admission, $25 Senior/Military/Educator. Tickets for David Russell are only available from the Virginia Arts Festival.
Livestream Passes – all concerts will be livestreamed with the exception of David Russell. Visit TidewaterClassicalGuitar.org to register for the livestreams.


Virginia Chorale
Charles J. Woodward, Artistic Director
The Virginia Chorale is the premier professional vocal ensemble in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Founded 38 years ago, the ensemble has grown from a community-based early music chorus to today’s dynamic group of professional singers.

Virginia Chorale Concert
Lift Every Voice: Music of Black Women Composers

February 4, 2023 — 7:30 p.m., Goode Fine & Performing Arts Center

Virginia Chorale salutes Black History Month and Women’s History Month with Margaret Bonds’ Credo and music of Ysaÿe M. Barnwell and Rosephanye Powell and pianist Stephen Coxe. 

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Tidewater Classical Guitar: Rene Izquierdo

February 17, 2023 — 7:30 p.m., Goode Fine & Performing Arts Center and Livestream

René Izquierdo’s artistry and virtuosity on the concert stage is captivating. To witness his performances is an experience—an experience capable of enriching people ’s lives and adding beauty to our world. We are thrilled to have René join us for what will surely be a remarkable and memorable night of music.

$30 General Admission
$25 Seniors,Military, and Educators
$10 Students

Free to VWU students, faculty, and staff

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Rene Izquierdo

A Capella Festival with Deke Sharon

Feb 24, 2023 — 6:00 p.m., Goode Fine & Performing Arts Center

Deke Sharon, the father of contemporary a capella, vocal producer for “The Sing Off” and all three of Universal’s hit films “Pitch Perfect” comes to Virginia Wesleyan to work with a ten different capella and choral groups high schools and colleges in southeast virginia. The final concert will feature performances by each group and numbers by all 100+ combined voices.

Free Admission

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Carnegie Hall Homecoming Concert

April 5, 2023 — 7:30 p.m., Goode Fine & Performing Arts Center

Celebrate the Virginia Wesleyan Choirs third performance in Carnegie Hall and the Vocal and Performing Arts Academy at Salem High School’s Carnegie Hall debut as they present Ola Gjeilo’s Sunrise Mass two weeks after they performed it in New York City.

Free Admission

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VWU Music Department Presents: JukeVox!

April 14 -15, 2023 — 7:30 p.m., Goode Fine & Performing Arts Center

Wesleyan Vox Vera presents their annual JukeVox concert, featuring songs by James Taylor, Stevie Nicks, Chicago, Otis Redding, and more.

Free Admission 

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Rene Izquierdo

Virginia Wesleyan Orchestra Concert

April 20, 2023 — 7:30 p.m., Goode Fine & Performing Arts Center

The Virginia Wesleyan Orchestra, under the direction of Justin Stanley, presents works by Mozart, Beethoven, and more!

Free Admission

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Virginia Wesleyan Jazz Ensemble Concert

April 21, 2023 — 7:30 p.m., Goode Fine & Performing Arts Center

The Virginia Wesleyan Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Cory Franklin presents works by Herbie Hancock, Freddie Hubbard, and more.

Free Admission

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TCG Showcase Concert Featuring Tidewater Guitar Orchestra and Guests!

May 5, 2023 — 7:30 p.m.

Virginia Wesleyan Orchestra

The TCG Showcase is the backbone of our concert season: a concert that brings together artists from our region for a powerful concert experience devoted to the community. This year’s concert will feature works commissioned by TCG over the years, including music by Andrew York, Thea Musgrave, Adolphus Hailstork, and a newly commissioned work by Andrew Zohn!

$30 General Admission
$25 Seniors,Military, and Educators
$10 Students

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