Sunday, July 3, 2016

Crutcher's twofer

Ronald Crutcher, who doubles as a cellist and academic administrator – for the past year, president of the University of Richmond – prepares for his local public debut as a performer, playing Rachmaninoff’s Sonata in G minor and Glazunov’s Élégie with pianist Joanne Kong in the opening program of the Richmond Symphony Summer Series at Dominion Arts Center.

The originally scheduled July 7 date quickly sold out, so
a July 6 performance was added. That, too, promptly sold out. “That’s never happened to me before,” Crutcher tells the Richmond Times-Dispatch’s Zachary Reid: