TERRE HAUTE —
The Indiana State University School of Music Faculty Gala Recital will begin at 7:30 p.m. today in the University Hall Auditorium.
“It is a really good opportunity for the community to be able to see what a really outstanding program we have,” said Nancy Cobb Lippens, chairwoman of the School of Music.
The recital, in conjunction with the College of Arts and Sciences Community Semester, will feature nine performance faculty from the music department. There will be solo performances as well as duets and trios.
The music performed will range from the romantic era to more contemporary works. Also, “Prelude and Bacchanal (2003)” by composition faculty member Dan Powers will be performed.
Other works will include “Trio for Clarinet, Violin, and Piano” by Aram Khatchaturian, “It’s a Raggy Waltz” by Dave Brubeck, “Just Around the Riverbend” from “Pocahontas” by Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz, “Sonata en ut#” by Fernande Decruck, “The Sycamore” by Scott Joplin, and “Hungarian Dances” by Johannes Brahms.
Admission is free and a reception will follow in University Hall.
Contact the music department at 812-237-2748 for more information.