HU students to perform in 11th Concerto Winners Concert

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2012-04-05

HUNTINGTON, Ind. — Five Huntington University students will perform in university’s 11th annual Concerto Winners Concert set for 7:30 p.m. April 20 in the Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.

The concert features the winners of the HU Concerto Competition which was held last November.

Performers are: 

 

Senior soprano Breana Balliet of VanWert, Ohio, a theatre performance major and music minor, will be singing “Ombre Légère” from Dinorah by G. Meyerbeer. Breana Balliet, Huntington University, a Christian college
Sophomore soprano Amy Bishop of Auburn, Ind., a vocal performance major, who will be singing “Black Swan” and “Monica’s Waltz” from The Medium, by Gian Carolo Menotti.Amy Bishop, Huntington University, a Christian college
Junior soprano Brittany Blazier of Ossian, Ind., a choral education major, will be singing “Voi che sapete” from Le Nozze di Figaro and “Parto, parto” from La Clemenza di Tito by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.Brittany Blazier, Huntington University, a Christian college
Sophomore pianist Bobae Lee from Indonesia, a pre-med major, will be playing “Concerto No. 5 in Eb Major, Op. 73” from by Ludwig van Beethoven.Bobae Lee, Huntington University, a Christian college
Sophomore tenor Jacob Smith of Berne, Ind., a choral education major, will be singing “O wie angslich” and “Frisch zum Kampfe!” from Eie Entführung aus dem Serail by Wolgang Amadeus Mozart.Jacob Smith, Huntington University, a Christian college
Each will perform with the Huntington University Chamber Orchestra directed by Dr. Robert Lynn, director of instrumental studies.

General admission is $5 and $3 for students and seniors. For reservations or more information, call the MCA Box Office at 260-359-4261.

 

Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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Heather Barkley
Director of Communications
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Joanne Green
Sports Information Director
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