Concert: Music Teacher Showcase

Sat Nov 2 @ 7:30

Tickets $7/Adult & $5/Students & Children

Available at Harbor Drug and at the door one-half hour before the concert

Seventeen area music teachers from the public schools and private studios will perform in our third Music Teacher Showcase.  The concert will feature both solo and ensemble performances, including piano, strings, guitar, woodwinds, brass, and voice.

Merry Jo Zimmer (piano), Jeffrey Freed (violin), and Jenny Leighton (cello) will perform two movements from the Mendelssohn Trio in D Minor.  Violinist Karen Meikle and Merry Jo Zimmer will also perform with Wendy Koski in Isomuro’s “Spring Suite for Euphonium, Violin and Piano.”

Violinists Debra Akerlund and Karen Meikle, accompanied by Merry Jo Zimmer, will perform three violin duets by Shostakovich, and flute teachers Connie Bevington and Beth Ginther will perform a flute duet, “Andante and Rondo” by Doppler, also accompanied by Merry Jo Zimmer.

Mezzo-soprano Joy Dorsch, a voice teacher at Grays Harbor College, will perform a vocal solo accompanied by Ruth Kivi, and voice teacher Christine Hill will perform a vocal solo and two duets with Ken Albert.

 Voice and piano teacher Kari Hasbrouck will perform a vocal solo, piano teacher Rebekah Cowles will perform an arrangement of “Over the Rainbow” by Dan Coates, and piano teacher Nikkol Daniels will perform “Toccata in D Minor” by Bach with a segue into “Stairway to Heaven” by Coates.  Guitar teacher Bruce Hughes will also perform two selections.