Southeastern presents musical potpourri in second Faculty Chamber Recital
by: Tonya Lowentritt
HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana University's Department of Fine and Performing Arts will present its second concert in the season's Faculty Chamber Recital Series on Monday, March 31. The free performance – titled "A Musical Potpourri for Brass, Winds, Voice and Piano" – is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in Pottle Auditorium.
The concert features faculty members across the department's spectrum of instrumental and vocal specialties. Performers include Logan Place, trumpet instructor; Arisia Gilmore, lecturer of horn; David Johansen, professor of trombone; Brian Gallion, lecturer of tuba and euphonium; Victor Drescher, instructor of clarinet; Suzanne Buerkle, lecturer of flute; Guy Gauthreaux, lecturer of percussion; Kevin Estoque, lecturer of percussion; Stephen Rushing, professor of voice; and Kenneth Boulton, interim department head and professor of piano.
The program includes "Centone No. 1" arranged by Verne Reynolds; "Quintet No. 1" by Victor Ewald; "The Ballad of William Sycamore" by Douglas Moore; and "Ashfall" by Mark Schultz.
The musicians' long list of combined accomplishments includes Grammy nominations, prominent positions in music ensembles in Louisiana and around the country, and many published recordings.
For more information, contact the Department of Fine and Performing Arts at 985-549-2184.