CONWAY, Ark. (October 2,
2017) – Professor of Music Dr. Karen Griebling will give a faculty recital
followed by a CD release party on Monday, October 9, at 7:30 p.m. in Reves
Recital Hall, Trieschmann Fine Arts Building, on the Hendrix College campus.
This concert will consist of
music from Griebling’s two newest CDs, “Richard III: A Crown of Roses, A Crown
of Thorns” and “Fractal Heart,” released by Centaur Records, one of oldest and
largest independent classical labels in the U.S. Griebling will be joined by
two sopranos, alumna Stephanie Smittle ’03 and Adjunct Instructor of Voice Kara
Claybrook, and two colleagues from the University of Central Arkansas, Dr.
Stefanie Dickinson on piano and Larry Jones on trumpet.
A reception in Trieschmann
Gallery will follow the performance.
Griebling has taught music
at Hendrix since the fall of 1987. She is professor of composition, theory,
counterpoint, orchestration, and viola, as well as the conductor of the Hendrix
Chamber Orchestra. She is also a violist with the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra and
with the Cross Town Trio.
A private liberal arts
college in Conway, Arkansas, Hendrix College consistently earns recognition as
one of the country’s leading liberal arts institutions, and is featured in Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That
Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges. Its academic quality and
rigor, innovation, and value have established Hendrix as a fixture in numerous
college guides, lists, and rankings. Founded in 1876, Hendrix has been
affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. To learn more, visit www.hendrix.edu.