Release date: April 13, 2007
Local students selected for honors recital and music honor society
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KENNESAW, Ga.—The Department of Music at Kennesaw State University will present its annual Honors Recital followed by an induction ceremony for the Pi Kappa Lambda honor society. Eleven students have been selected to perform on the recital and nine students will be inducted into the honor society. The event takes place in Howard Logan Stillwell Theater at 7 p.m. It is free and open to the public.
The students who will perform on the program include:
Stephanie Daniels, mezzo-soprano, of Kennesaw, who will perform “Caro mio ben” by Tommaso Giordani;
Wilson Tong, violin, of Kennesaw, who will perform “Symphonie Espagnole in D minor, Op. 21, Allegro non troppo” by Edouard Lalo;
Judyth Jascomb, soprano, of Acworth, who will perform “In dem schatten meiner Locken” by Hugo Wolf;
Brett Kelly, guitar, of Acworth, who will perform “Prelude No. 3” by Heitor Villa Lobos;
Tsuey Wei Seah, piano, of Duluth, who will perform “Clair de lune” by Claude Debussy;
Michael Alcorn, tenor, of Acworth, who will perform “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening” by fellow KSU music student Amanda Brawner of Cartersville, who will accompany him on piano;
Paul McCarthy, guitar, of Alpharetta, who will perform “Etude No. 11 E minor” by Fernando Sor;
Melody Hauschild, soprano, of Acworth, who will perform “When I Have Sung My Songs To You” by Ernest Charles;
Stephen Turner, tuba, of Covington, who will perform “Sonata für Bass Tuba, I. Allegro pesante” by Paul Hindemith;
Lauren Larson, soprano, of Acworth, who will perform “Summertime” from “Porgy and Bess” by George Gershwin;
Sarah Heagy, piano, of Kennesaw, who will perform “Sonata No. 18 in E-flat major, Op. 31 No. 3, Allegro” by Ludwig van Beethoven.
The students who are being inducted into Pi Kappa Lambda are Kerry Brunson, Andrea Ducas, Marla Feeney, Benjamin Ereddia and Sarah Heagy of Kennesaw; Selina Madison of Marietta; Greg Poirier and Robert Smith of Acworth; and Laramie Rodriguez of Calhoun.
Pi Kappa Lambda is a music honor society. Election to membership indicates superior attainment in music, together with personal qualifications pertaining to an outstanding exponent of the art. The Theta Tau chapter of Pi Kappa Lambda was formed at Kennesaw State in 1998.
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