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The Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts at IU South Bend presents the first of a new
bi-annual tradition, the Exceptional Music Student Recital.  The recital will feature a selection of the most talented students at the school in a combined recital on Thursday, December 9 at 7:30 p.m. in the Campus Auditorium, Northside Hall.  Come out to get a taste of the musical talent at the Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts.

Performers in this recital were nominated by the music faculty based on their talent and ability.  The recital will feature a varied selection of students from the Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts.  Soprano Stephanie Berry will open the performance with "Ach ich liebte, war go glücklich" from Die Entfuehrung aus dem Serail by Mozart.  So-Hyun Yoon will present a violin caprice by Paganini.  Soprano Min Ah Lee will sing "O Luce di quest'anima" from Linda di Chamonix by Gaetano Donizetti.

Piano selections will include David Brennan performing Chopin’s Nocturne in F Major, Op. 15, No. 1, followed by Dmitry Zhgenti playing Schumann’s Abegg Variations, Op. 1.  Kaori Okada will complete the piano selections with Two Poems, Op. 32, by Scriabin.  Soprano CreAnne Mwale will sing Gershwin’s "My Man's Gone Now" from Porgy and Bess.  The concert will conclude with a trio singing "Le faccio un inchino" from Il matrimonio segreto by Domenico Cimarosa.  Dorea Britton, Jan Heeren, and Michelle Torres are the vocalists and Kirsten Durfey will accompany the piece.

Tickets for the Exceptional Music Student Recital are available to adults and senior citizens for $5-$9 from the Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts Box Office.  Students and children receive free admission, however tickets are required.  For more information visit or call the Box Office at 574.520.4203.

Exceptional Music Student Recital
7:30 pm Thursday, December 9
Campus Auditorium, Northside Hall
1855 Northside Boulevard
Tickets $5-$9 & free to student/children