AU Music Releases Spring Schedule of Events

AU Music Releases Spring Schedule of Events

1/12/16 ASHLAND, Ohio – The Department of Music at Ashland University has released its spring 2016 schedule of events, which includes several instrumental and vocal recitals, choral and band concerts, opera scenes, Maplerock Jazz Festival and more.

The first event of the semester will be held on Sunday, Jan. 24, at 5 p.m. featuring music education major Hannah Phillips of Plymouth, as she performs her senior trumpet recital. Accompanied by pianist Susan Gregg, Phillips’ concert program will include Sonata for Trumpet and Piano by Kent Kennan, George Gershwin's “Someone to Watch Over Me” arranged by Joseph Turrin, and “Nightsongs by Richard Peaslee. The concert is free and open to the public. 

For more information about the music department and a full events schedule, visit the Web site at www.ashland.edu/music or contact Tricia Applegate, coordinator of performing arts publicity and events, at 419-289-5950 or tapplega@ashland.edu.

Ashland University, ranked in the top 200 colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2016, is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University (www.ashland.edu) values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students.                                                                                ###