Ashland University Music Department Sets Student Recitals

Ashland University Music Department Sets Student Recitals

11/14/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - The Department of Music at Ashland University is presenting two student ensemble recitals in December. All of the student recitals are free and open to the public and are held in the Elizabeth Pastor Recital Hall located in the Center for the Arts (formerly known as the Arts & Humanities Building).

The student ensemble recitals begin on Tuesday, Dec. 3, at 7:30 p.m. with a brass ensemble instructed by Michael Metcalf, a percussion ensemble instructed by Jeff Neitzke and a flute ensemble instructed by Lindsey Goodman.

On Wednesday, Dec. 4, at 7:30 p.m., the featured ensembles will include clarinet and saxophone ensembles led by Dr. Thomas Reed, professor of music; a string ensemble directed by Jane Reed; and a trumpet ensemble instructed by Amanda Bekeny.

For more information about the music department and a full events schedule, visit the web site at or contact Tricia Applegate, coordinator of performing arts publicity and events, at 419-289-5950 or

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 ( 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. ###