By: Michael Bruckler, St. Mary’s College of Maryland

St. Mary’s College of Maryland Professor of Music Jeffrey Silberschlag has announced that the 17th annual Alba Music Festival will be broadcast twice daily from Alba, Italy, May 21 – 31 at 3 p.m.  and again at 8 p.m. (EST).

Artists from the Chesapeake Orchestra as well as St. Mary’s College music faculty take part in this annual festival co-directed by Silberschlag, for the first time being produced virtually due to the coronavirus.   

The Alba Music Festival’s schedule is online at or

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