Nov. 6, 2007
Voice students will sing arias from operas and operettas at a recital at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, in Eppley Auditorium, 3625 Garretson Ave.
The public is invited to this free event, which is sponsored by the Morningside College Music Department. The purpose is to highlight a particular genre of music and to highlight the work being done by voice students at Morningside College.
The recital will feature arias from operas and operettas including “La Bohème” by Giacomo Puccini, “The Enchantress” by Victor Herbert, “L’Elisir d’amore” by Gaetano Donizetti, “The Gondoliers” by Gilbert and Sullivan, “H.M.S. Pinafore” by Gilbert and Sullivan, “Così fan tutte” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, “Street Scene” by Kurt Weill, “Tartuffe” by Kirk Mechem, and “The Tender Land” by Aaron Copland.
Students who will sing in the recital are Megan Beery, Amanda Flater, Britt Gebhardt, Katie Gorden, Annika Kolbo, Maggie Konecne, Nick McGraw, Justin Moser, Erica Peter, Josh Phipps, Athena Riesenberg, Geana Schneider, and Brandon Shostak. They will be accompanied by pianists Jayne Koch and Carolyn Price, both adjunct faculty members in the Morningside College Music Department.
The voice teachers at Morningside College are Dr. Gail Dooley, associate professor of music, and Stephen Lundberg, Randall Peters, and Kate Saulsbury, who are all adjunct faculty members.