ABAC’s School of Liberal Arts will host its first faculty recital at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 10, in the Howard Auditorium, which is located across from Gressette Gym.
The show will be free to the public, and everyone is encouraged to hear what the School of Liberal Arts has in store for the year. Wayne P. Jones, the director of the ABAC Arts Connection, and Dr. Susan Roe, ABAC’s Director of Music, will conduct the event. Music instructor Gina Lawhon will accompany them.
Some of the pieces to be previewed will include; “Summertime” by George Gershwin, “Bess, You is My Woman” from Porgy and Bess, “Quando M’en Vo” from La Boheme by Giacomo Puccini, “Morgen” from Vier Lieder, Opus 27 by Richard George Strauss, and “Grechen am Spinnrade” by Franz Schubert.
There will also be a few special performances these include; Alfred Bachelet’s “Chere Nuit,” “Oh! Quand je dors, S. 282” by Franz Liszt, selections from Ralph Vaughn Williams’ Songs of Travel, “Early in the Morning” by Ned Rorem, Phillip Bliss’ “It is Well with my Soul,” and “Not Like This” by Jeremy Lubbock.