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Young Harris College to Present Faculty Artists Recital
YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. – Young Harris College’s Division of Fine Arts will present a Music Department Faculty Artists Recital on Sunday, Oct. 14. The free concert is open to the public and begins at 3 p.m. in Glenn Auditorium of the Clegg Fine Arts Building on the YHC campus.
Members of the talented Young Harris College Department of Music faculty share their joy of music making in an inspiring and delightful afternoon of vocal and instrumental music.
Young Harris College faculty members performing include Professor of Music, Director of Choral and Vocal Activities and Musical Theatre Program Co-Coordinator Jeff Bauman, bass, Music Department Chair and Associate Professor of Music Edwin Sandy Calloway, D.M.A., baritone, Assistant Professor of Music Karen Calloway, flute and soprano, Instructor of Music Cynthia DeFoor, piano, Staff Accompanist Anita Guss, piano, Assistant Professor of Music Leigh Miller, D.M.A., clarinet, Adjunct Instructor of Music Cheryl Star, flute, and Assistant Professor of Music and Music Education Coordinator John Wayman, Ph.D., tenor.
The program will feature many classical pieces, including Capriccio in F minor, Op. 28, No. 6 by Ernst von Dohnányi, Suite in B minor by Bach, Sentimentale Suite No. 1 for Flute and Jazz Piano by Claude Bolling and “Sei still mein Herz” and “Wach auf” from Six German Songs, Op. 103 by Ludwig Spohr. The show will also include a selection from Gian Carlo Menotti’s opera “Amahl and the Night Visitors.”
For more information, call the Young Harris College Division of Fine Arts at (706) 379-5182.
About Young Harris College
Young Harris College is a private, baccalaureate degree-granting college located in the beautiful mountains of north Georgia. Founded in 1886 and historically affiliated with The United Methodist Church, Young Harris College educates, inspires and empowers students through the highest quality liberal arts education. The College currently has more than 1,000 students across five divisions—Education, Fine Arts, Humanities, Mathematics and Science, and Social and Behavioral Sciences—and plans to increase enrollment to 1,200 over the next few years. The historic campus in Young Harris, Ga., is currently undergoing major campus improvements to accommodate the College’s growth, including recent completion of a 200-bed, LEED Silver-certified residence hall, Georgia’s first higher education facility north of Atlanta to achieve this certification, a 57,000-square-foot, LEED-certified recreation center, the second higher educational recreation facility in Georgia to achieve this certification, and a 248-bed, apartment-style residential village. In 2011, the College was granted candidacy for NCAA Division II athletics. YHC is among fewer than 200 colleges and universities nationwide named to the 2012-2013 list of Colleges of Distinction. For more information, visit www.yhc.edu.