Augustana College will host the first Quad City Bass Fest, a day-long workshop for bassists at all levels and all ages and a public recital.
The workshop and related events will run from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. The Quad City Bass Fest Recital will begin at 6 p.m.
Activities include an All State lecture and mock audition, Quad City Symphony Youth Ensembles audition, masterclasses, bass ensembles, lectures, wellness, instrument exhibits and performances. Cash prizes of $300, $150 and $50 will be offered in the mock audition sponsored by Upton Bass.
Masterclasses will be led by Augustana's Dr. Patricia Weitzel and Blake Shaw of Iowa City.
Bergendoff Hall of Fine Arts
3701 7th Ave.
Rock Island, IL 61201
$30 for grades 4-7; $40 for grades 8-12; or $40 for general admission; recital-only is freeRegister