Repertory Strings to Present Concert on March 4
February 26, 2004
The Repertory Stings will present a concert at Mount Union College's Presser Recital Hall on March 4 at 8 p.m. Presser Recital Hall is located in Cope Music Hall.
Featured performers will be harpist Katherine Bracy, violist Adam Deen, violist Jerome Miskell, Robin Tryon on the flute and Kathy Reichenberger on the harpsichord. The program will include Faure's "Sicilienne," Telemann's Concerto for Two Violas, and Bach's Orchestral Suite in B minor.
Bracy has a bachelor's degree from Oberlin Conservatory of Music and a master's degree from Baylor University. She has studied with renowned harpists Alice Chalifoux and Carlos Salzedo.
Deen is a senior business administration major at Mount Union with a minor in music, mathematics and economics. A native of Georgia, Deen has participated in the Georgia All State High School Orchestra, the Georgia Independent School Association All-Select Orchestra and the Georgia Solo and Ensemble Contest where he received highest accolades.
Miskell is currently assistant professor of music at Mount Union, and he holds a bachelor's and master's degree from the University of Akron and a doctorate from the University of South Carolina. At Mount Union he instructs musicianship courses, music technology, applied viola, string ensembles, composition and music electives, while maintaining and promoting the technologies of the Music Technology Center, the multimedia classroom and recording room.
Tryon is a flute instructor at Mount Union College and founder and director of both the Mount Union College Flute Choir and the Stark County Honors Flute Choir and current director of the Malone College Flute Ensemble. She holds a bachelor's degree from Bowling Green State University and a master's degree from the University of Akron. She has had instruction and coaching with Maurice Sharp, William Hebert, Harold Skinner, George Pope and Anne Whaley-Laney.
Other student members of the ensemble are Cassandra Weber, concertmaster; Natalie Deen, violin; Andrew Suddarth, violin; Emily Foley, viola; and Michelle Murray, cello. The group is under the direction of Dr. Elaine Anderson, assistant professor of music at Mount Union College.
The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the department of music at (330) 823-2180.