Quentin Charbonneau and Mackensie Rinas to perform junior recitals

March 7, 2018, in Latest News, Music

Quentin Charbonneau Mackensie Rinas

Tuba player Quentin Charbonneau and soprano vocalist Mackensie Rinas will perform their junior recitals at Morningside College at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 13, in Eppley Auditorium, 3625 Garretson Ave.

The performance is free and open to the public. Charbonneau will perform works by Don Haddad, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Richard Lieb and Ludwig van Beethoven. Deanna Mumgaard will accompany him. Rinas will perform works by Charles Gounod, Ludwig van Beethoven, Francesco Santoliquido and Franz Lehár. Jayne Koch will accompany her.

Charbonneau is a music education major from Elk Point, S.D., and a member of the Singing Men of Morningside, Brass Ensemble, Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Fever Pep Band and Marching Mustangs at Morningside College. In the community, he is a member of the Siouxland All-America Band. He aspires to become a middle or high school band teacher.

Rinas is a vocal performance major from Pleasanton, Neb., and president of the Morningside chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing. She is a member of the Morningside Choir, Bel Canto Singers, Master Chorale, Lyric Theatre, Marching Mustangs, Symphonic Wind Ensemble, and Siouxland Youth Symphony at Morningside. She also volunteers with Musicians for Healing, performing in area hospitals and nursing homes. She aspires to move to Albany, N.Y., to perform and open a private lesson studio.