Senior Recital and Fall Honors Recital Showcase Semester’s Exceptional Musicians

11/6/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - The Ashland University Department of Music presents two student recitals within the next week. On Sunday, Nov. 10, at 7:30 p.m., clarinetist Alexandria VanScoy presents her senior recital. Then on Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 7:30 p.m., several student musicians will be featured in the fall semester honors recital. 
 
Both recitals are free and open to the public, and are held in the Elizabeth Pastor Recital Hall in the Center for the Arts (formerly known as the Arts & Humanities Building).  
 
For her senior recital, VanScoy will be assisted by pianist Emily Grabinski. VanScoy is a graduate of Huron High School and is majoring in music education. She studies clarinet privately with Dr. Thomas Reed, music department chair and professor of music.
 
The Honors Recital will showcase the department’s student musicians who accomplished exceptional work in the fall semester from instrumentalists including piano, percussion, guitar, trumpets and flute, to vocalists. 
 
For more information about the concerts, visit 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, which has been ranked in the top 200 colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category, 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. ###