Faculty recital tonight

CONWAY, Ark. (Sep. 22, 08) – Dr. Norman Boehm will perform a faculty piano recital Monday at 7:30 p.m. in Reves Recital Hall on the Hendrix College campus. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, call (501) 450-1247.

The recital “Late Music of Chopin,” will feature compositions such as Nocturne in E Major, Op. 62, No. 2; Mazurka in G Major, Op. 50, No. 1; and Mazurka in A Minor, Op. 59, No. 1. The recital will also include improvisations featuring audience participation.

He holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Michigan, and a doctorate from the Eastman School of Music. Boehm has performed in Europe, South Africa, and throughout the U.S. He specializes in music from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Boehm is associate professor of music and chair of the music department at Hendrix.

The concert is sponsored by the Hendrix Department of Music. For more information on upcoming music events at Hendrix, visit www.hendrix.edu/music.

Hendrix, founded in 1876, is a selective, residential, undergraduate liberal arts college emphasizing experiential learning in a demanding yet supportive environment. The college is among 165 colleges featured in the 2008 edition of the Princeton Review America’s Best Value Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit www.hendrix.edu.