March 8, 2010
Oklahoma Baptist University students Sarah Graham and Elizabeth Polston will present a recital Thursday, March 11, at 7 p.m. in Raley Chapel's Yarborough Auditorium. The public is invited to attend this free performance.
Graham, a mezzo-soprano from Ponca City, Okla., will be presenting her senior recital. The recital partially fulfills the requirements for the bachelor of music degree with voice emphasis. She is from the studio of Dr. Jennifer McQuade, OBU assistant professor of music.
Polston, a flutist from Broken Arrow, Okla., will be presenting her honors recital. She is from the studio of Nancy Stizza-Ortega, adjunct instructor of flute.
The performers will be assisted on the piano by Dr. Keith Whitmore, OBU assistant professor of music and staff accompanist, and Dr. Ron Lewis, OBU professor emeritus of music. OBU student Jee Choi will assist on the cello.
The program will include works by composers from the 1600s through modern day including Bizet, Debussy, Brahms, Telemann, Beethoven, Rorem, Mouquet, Mozart, Schocker, Bergman, Goldenberg and Hogan.
The audience is invited to a reception in the student lounge following the recital.
For more information, contact the OBU Division of Music at (405) 878-2305 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.