FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (4/05)
Contact: Lynn Stewart or Kelsey Bellamy, Centenary News Service, 318-869-5120
School of Music Students to Perform Upcoming Spring Recitals
SHREVEPORT, LA — Centenary College students will present several
musical performances boasting a wide variety of styles and instrumentation.
Among upcoming offerings, students will perform both secular and sacred
selections featuring organ, horn, trumpet, bassoon, violin and voice.
These recitals are free and open to the public. For more information,
contact the Hurley School of Music office at 318-869-5235 or via email
The recital schedule is as follows:
Thursday, April 28
Sophomore organ performance major, Shannon Gallier, will present a solo
recital of organ music.
Brian White, a music theory and composition major, will present his senior
recital featuring his own compositions performed by Centenary students
Carrie Collins, Daniel Ley, Katie McKee, David Pennywell, Kenneth Portis,
Holly Richardson, Robert Schaumburg and John Walsh. In addition, White
will perform horn pieces by Paul Hindemith and Franz Strauss.
Friday, April 29
Jeremy DeLaCerda and Kenneth Portis, trumpet performance majors, will
present their junior recital.
Saturday, April 30
Sarah Kate Ross, soprano, will present her senior recital. Ross is a Mary
C. White scholar, Hurley's highest scholarship honor, and will continue
her vocal training as a graduate student at New York University next fall.
Sunday, May 1
Devon Schmidt, a bassoon performance major, will present his senior recital.
Schmidt was a winner in this year's Concerto/Aria Competition and has
been featured in a number of Hurley Orchestra and Wind Ensemble concerts.
Carruth Choir Room in Anderson Choral Building
Sacred Music major Zachary Ingrim will present his senior recital.
Senior Andrew Mai will present a violin recital. Although Mai will be
graduating with a B.S. in biology, he has been a member of the Hurley
Orchestra and chamber music ensembles throughout his Centenary career.
Next year he will begin medical school.
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