Recitals & Visiting Artists

CANCELED: Samuel and Elinor Thaviu Endowed Scholarship Competition in String Performance

Sunday, May 3, 2020 at 2:00pm

Galvin Recital Hall

For the health and safety of the Bienen School community and our valued patrons, this event has been canceled.

Exceptionally talented Northwestern string students perform in this prestigious competition honoring the late Samuel Thaviu, longtime Bienen School violin professor.

Free Event

Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall


70 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
United States

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Located in the Ryan Center for the Musical Arts, this 400-seat hall features a 40-foot glass wall offering views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline. Undulating walls of Forest Stewardship Council–certified wood, covered with a thin layer of African moabi wood, provide optimal acoustics, and the hall is equipped with state-of-the-art sound and video equipment for recording.