Open Chamber Music Rehearsal
The West Tisbury Library will be hosting weekly open chamber music rehearsals on most fall and winter Fridays and occasional Sundays. The rehearsals are facilitated by Island violinist César Atzíc Márquez. Attend as an audience member, or bring your instrument and join in. Audience questions are welcomed — these rehearsals are meant to be educational and fun. Free and open to the public.
Cesar Atzic Marquez-Abadiano, a native of Yucatán, México, has enjoyed 45 years of his life totally immersed in Music including violin/viola, chamber ensembles, symphony orchestras, opera and ballet, as well as a degree in symphonic conducting. A lifelong member of the TMEA (Texas Music Educators Association), as well as a member of the El Paso Symphony Orchestra, the UN symphony, the 92 St. “Y” Symphony, and in México, the OSEM, the OSPB, and the OFCM, the top three symphonies in the country. Atzíc has been playing music on the Vineyard for 15 years. Through his work with island churches, MV Hospital, and Windemere, Atzíc has brought his gift of music to children, elders, as well as to inmates at the Dukes County Jail and House of Correction. He enjoys teaching privately, and treasures the opportunity to help bring specialized music to occasions like weddings, memorials, and celebrations of life.