COLUMBUS, Miss. – Soprano Cherry Dunn, assistant professor of music at Mississippi University for Women, will present a faculty voice recital, Tuesday, April 2 at 7:30 p.m. in the Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium of Poindexter Hall.
Dunn will be accompanied by her longtime collaborator Nancy Kennedy. Also assisting in the recital are Patti Guerry, flutist; Zane Lynn, tenor; and Alisa Toy, soprano. Lynn and Toy are former students of Dr. Dunn.
The voice recital will feature Bach and Handel arias, French duets by Gabriel Faure and the duet from Der Freischutz by Carla Maria von Weber. Concluding the recital are songs by a new American composer, Ben Moore. Moore’s songs are acclaimed for their tunefulness and romantic sweep and have been recently recorded by soprano Deborah Voight and mezzo soprano Susan Graham.
The recital is free and open to the public. For additional information, contact the Department of Music at (662) 241-6399.