Arts on the Hill: UVA Bluegrass

Enjoy great company, drinks, and snacks at the home of President Jim Ryan, and listen to UVA Bluegrass!! Enter the LOTTERY now for a chance to join us!!

UVA Bluegrass plays bluegrass, newgrass, old-time, folk, and other styles of North American string band music. Its members came together through Richard Will's bluegrass classes in the Department of Music, and they recently formed Hoograss, the bluegrass club at UVA. The performance at Arts on the Hill will feature Gretel Brown, Jack Leonard, Sean McGranahan, Minh Nguyen, Daisy Slusher, Sarah Rose Wilkinson, and Austin Wright.


Arts on the Hill is a recurring event on Carr's Hill featuring artists and scholars from our faculty and student body, as well as visiting artists and scholars from around the globe. President Jim Ryan hosts guests each month during the academic year for performances and discussions around the Arts at UVA with FREE drinks and snacks to boot!! Arts on the Hill is an ongoing collaboration between UVA Arts, the Office of the President & the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost.


Arts on the Hill will be held at Carr's Hill, home of President and Mrs. Ryan, on Wednesday, April 3, 2024 from 5:30 - 6:30pm (doors will open at 5:00pm). All UVA faculty, staff, and students are eligible to enter the lottery, one submission per person. The deadline to enter the lottery is 11:59pm on Friday, March 22. Winners will be notified on Monday, March 25 by 5:00pm.