Three pianists, two vocalists to perform in Longaker Honors Recital

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2005-02-14
Huntington, Ind.—The annual Longaker Honors Recital at Huntington College will showcase five of the College’s top musicians on Friday, February 18, 2005. The recital will begin at 7:30 p.m., in the Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Centre for the Arts. Admission is free and the public is cordially invited to attend.

Each musician was chosen in a rigorous audition process. The performance includes three pianists and two vocalists. Individuals set to perform include:

Jolene Gipe, a junior music performance major from Columbia City, Ind. She will perform Estampes Jardins sous la plui by Claude DeBussy on the piano.
Kendra Nelson, a senior English education major from Fort Wayne, Ind. As a soprano, she will sing Five Poems of Walt Whitman by Ned Rorem.
Leah Coon, a senior English education major from Sand Creek, Mich. She will perform Ballade No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 23 by Frédéric Chopin on piano.
Annie Feldpausch, a freshman from St. Johns, Mich. She will perform Etude in A-flat Major, Op. 25, No. 1 by Frédéric Chopin on piano.
Jennifer MacDonald, a junior choral education major from Huntington, Ind. As a mezzo soprano, she will sing Four Songs, Op. 14 by Roger Quilter.

 
Huntington College is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. Following a decade of growth and development, Huntington College will become Huntington University in mid-2005. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the top comprehensive colleges in the Midwest. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington College is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. Huntington is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and was named one of the 50 best Christian places to work by Christianity Today magazine.  
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