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12/31/2017 - 7:00 pm

New Year’s Eve: Spinning Round and Round

Garth Newel Music Center
403 Garth Newel Lane
Hot Springs, VA 24445 United States

Featuring pianist and dancer Lura Johnson and dancer Corey Flowers in collaboration with Garth Newel‘s resident musicians:  Live dancing to music of Shostakovich and Piazzolla, followed by Ravel’s stirring La Valse for two pianos.  Later in the evening, Lura will offer a dance tutorial to help you unlock your inner Fred and Ginger!

6:30 pm Cocktails
7 pm Concert followed by optional New Year’s dining & dancing

Astor Piazzolla: La Muerte del Angel for violin, cello and piano
Philip Glass: Glassworks for violin, cello and piano
Dmitri Shostakovich: Piano Trio No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 67
Franz Schubert:
Piano Trio No. 1 in B-flat Major, Op. 99, D. 898
Maurice Ravel:
La Valse for two pianos

Teresa Ling, violin
Isaac Melamed, cello
Jeannette Fang, piano
with Lura Johnson, piano/dancer
and Corey Flowers, dancer


Buckwheat Blinis with Osetra Caviar and House-Cured Salmon

Lobster Thermidor with Tarragon Buerre Blanc on Greens

Trio of Crostini: Duck Liver Mousse, Pâté and Humboldt Fog with Port Fig Jelly, Apricot Relish, Pickled
and Grilled Red Onion

Champagne and Prickly Pear Sorbet

Truffle-Rubbed Tenderloin of Beef with Jumbo Prawn, Smashed Celery and Beet Roots, Roasted French Horn Mushrooms and Balsamic Marinated Lima Beans

Chocolate Chestnut Flan with Honey-Apple Tuille, Cherry-Vanilla Syrup and Crushed Meringue

Stay with Us

Complete your Garth Newel experience by spending the night on our 114-acre mountain property. After an evening of music, food and drink, enjoy a short walk to our 1920s Manor House. The spacious and comfortable rooms are quaintly decorated and the original art on display gives you a glimpse into our creative past. A continental breakfast is served in the morning.

The Dining Experience

Garth Newel Music Center has a long tradition of culinary excellence paired with inspiring performances. After many of our concerts our resident chef, Josh Elliott prepares a meal served right in the concert hall. The musicians join the audience in sharing good food and great company.