The Frostburg State University Department of Music will present two separate student recitals on Sunday, Nov. 14. At 3 p.m., Justin Nines will perform his senior saxophone recital, and Justin Smith will perform his junior percussion recital at 7 p.m. Both recitals are in the Pealer Recital Hall of the Performing Arts Center and are free and open to the public.
Nines will be accompanied by Dr. James Lyons on piano and assisted by David Wall on trumpet. He will perform “Six Dances for Soprano Sax and Piano” by John C. Worley, “Concerto Pour Alto, Trompette et Orchestre A Cordes” by Jean Rivier, “Sonata for Oboe and Piano” by Francis Poulenc and “Sonata for Alto Saxophone and Piano, Op. 19” by Paul Creston. Nines is a music education major expecting to graduate in the spring who hopes to teach publicly and privately, direct an orchestra and compose. Nines graduated from Fort Hill High School in May 2007 and is the son of Linda Nines.
Smith will perform Paul Smadbeck’s “Rhythm Song,” John Willmarth’s “Bushido: The Way of the Warrior,” Larry Spivack’s “Siciliano,” Keiko Abe’s “Dream of the Cherry Blossoms” and Dave Hollinden’s “Cold Pressed.” Smith was taught by Dr. Ronald Horner and Philip Klickman; he is majoring in music management with a minor in accounting and business administration. Smith is the son of Patricia and Dr. James Smith and graduated from Baltimore Lutheran High School in 2007. He is set to graduate from Frostburg State University in May 2011.
For more information about these performances, contact the FSU Department of Music at 301-687-4109.
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