Russell L. Newburn To Present The Lenten Midweek Organ Recital
April 22, 2010
Russell L. Newburn retired teacher for the Marlington Local School District, and current choir director, organist, and director of handbells for the Science Hill United Church of Christ, will present a Lenten Midweek Organ Recital on Wednesday, March 31 at noon in Mount Union College's Dewald Chapel.
Newburn received his bachelor's degree in elementary education in 1960 from Mount Union College and his master's in education from Ashland College in 1981.
His teachers included Fern Miller, Broadus Staley and Eva Lee Sackett.
He is a member of the Alliance Alumni Chapter, Canton Chapter of American Guild of Organists, and the Musicians National Network of the United Church of Christ.
As a lifetime resident of the Alliance area, he is also a member of the Alliance Kiwanis Club, Alliance Music Study Club, Alliance Area Concert Association, and Science Hill United Church of Christ.