F104 Fall 2018 Music Sampler
Tuesdays, 9:30–10:55, Sept. 18–Nov. 6
Fairfax Lord of Life Sanctuary
Coordinators: Linda Apple Monson, Ina Mirtcheva-Blevins
This course highlights examples of the musical talent that abounds at Mason. Each week knowledgeable and enthusiastic professors from the Mason School of Music, often accompanied by their most promising students, will generously share their musical gifts in presentations that are varied, lively, informative, and entertaining.
Sept. 18 Dr. Linda Monson and students present piano masterworks!
Sept. 25 Prof. Glenn McCarthy - “You and Ukulele”
Oct. 2 Prof. Joe Walsh - Big River – “Tony Award winning musical from 1985”
Oct. 9 Prof. Matt Trkula, classical guitar music
Oct. 16 Seon Guy Park, soprano & Dr. Eunae Ko Han, piano present an Art-Song Recital
Oct. 23 Dr. Anna Balakerskaia and students perform piano chamber music
Oct. 30 Dorotea Racz - “American Solo Cello”
Nov. 6 Dr. Lisa Billingham – “The Culture and Choral Music of East Africa: Explore Kenya”
Dr. Linda Apple Monson
, International Steinway Artist, serves as director of the School of Music in the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Mason, where she is a University Distinguished Service Professor. Monson has performed and lectured throughout the world.
Dr. Ina Mirtcheva-Blevins
is a graduate of Mason with a DMA degree in piano performance. Blevins currently teaches keyboard skills at Mason and is also a faculty member of the Mason Community Arts Academy.