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Hospice Austin Fund’s Vino y Virtuosos

an evening of wine tasting
and classical music
benefiting Hospice Austin

From 6:30 to 9:30 pm on Thursday, June 6, 2013, Viva Trio’s Tony Morris and James Fenner performed Spanish classical music at Austin Museum of Art’s Laguna Gloria to help raise funds in support of Hospice Austin.

See pictures from the exciting evening!

In addition to the finest food and music and our exciting silent auction, this year’s event featured a reprise of our fabulous “Stock Your Cellar” wine raffle!  Four lucky winners each won 25 bottles of fine wine to start their own wine cellar or stock an existing one!

Thank you for your support.

Tony Morris Supports Hospice Austin

Tony Morris, Guitarist

James Fenner supports Hospice Austin

James T. Fenner, Jr., Percussionist

Tony is Executive Director of Classical Guitar Alive, a nonprofit organization that reaches the world with its innovative projects, including the Classical Guitar Alive public radio program, which airs each week across the US and internationally on over 250 stations across the US and abroad. Classical Guitar Alive’s latest nationally-broadcast public television project, American Classical, will feature house concerts in beautiful historic homes, and is a co-production with San Antonio’s PBS affiliate, KLRN. He served as guitar professor at Texas Lutheran Unverrsity from 2006-2011 and has performed at the Texas Governor’s Mansion and three times at the White House. James has performed across the world with platinum-selling recording artist Christopher Cross, and can be seen performing in the music video to “Arthur’s Theme,” which won the Academy Award for Best Song in 1981. He is highly sought as a studio musician, and performed on the Grammy-winning CD “Ah Via Musicom” by guitarist Eric Johnson. He has performed three times (2002, 2004, 2005) at the White House with Tony Morris & Friends. In 2007, he performed a concert tour of Texas with legendary singer Aretha Franklin.