ISSUED: 26 October 2016
MEDIA CONTACT: Valerie Owens
SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV — The Shepherd University Salon Series concert sponsored by Jefferson Security Bank that was scheduled for tomorrow night has been rescheduled for Thursday, November 17, at 8 p.m. in the Frank Center’s W. H. Shipley Recital Hall. The concert, titled “I Hear America Singing: A Recital of American Poetry,” will feature baritones Dr. Robert Tudor, associate professor of music and chair of the Department of Music, and Dr. Bobb Robinson, adjunct music faculty, accompanied by pianist Dr. Yu-Hsuan Liao, assistant professor of music.
The evening will explore American poetry set to music and will include, among others, the works of poets Walt Whitman and Christy MacKaye Barnes, the music of composers Phillip Dalmas and Ralph Vaughan Williams, and contemporary composers James Jenkins and Shepherd graduate Walker Williams.
For more information about the Shepherd Salon Series or other Department of Music events, call 304-876-5555 or visit www.shepherd.edu/music.
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