Dordt student to present harp recital

Student harp recital scheduled for March 23

Anna Blauw

The community is invited to the harp recital of Dordt College junior Anna Blauw. The free recital will be held on Saturday, March 23, at 7:30 p.m. in the B.J. Haan Auditorium. A public reception will follow.

The performance will feature music by J.S. Bach, Sophia Corri Dussek, and Alphonse Hasselmans, as well as more contemporary composers such as Marcel Grandjany. Highlights include a concert arrangement of the folksong “Colorado Trail” as well as a trumpet and harp duet by Dutch composer Henk Badings. Blauw will be joined by Dordt senior Karissa Van Surksum on trumpet. 

Blauw is majoring in K-12 Choral Music Education. She has played harp with the Northwest Iowa Symphony Orchestra for three concert seasons and she frequently accompanies the Dordt choirs on harp.