Sep 8, 2022

Dordt Music Department to host senior voice recital

Dordt senior Emma DeVries to present senior voice recital on October 1

The Dordt University Music Department will host the voice recital of senior Emma DeVries on Saturday, October 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the B.J. Haan Auditorium. A public reception will follow.

Highlights of the recital include sacred pieces by Michael Head such as, “Make a Joyful Noise Unto the Lord,” and opera selections “Mon cœur s’ouvre à ta voix” from “Samson et Delila” by Saint-Saëns and the vocal trio “Soave sia il vento” from “Così fan tutte” by Mozart, for which DeVries will be joined by Dordt University seniors Jonathan Slice of Hull Iowa, and Julia Holleman of Beecher, Illinois. DeVries will be accompanied by Dordt University junior Joya Schreurs of Sheldon, Iowa.

DeVries, of Randolph, Wisconsin, is majoring in K-12 Choral Music Education. She has studied voice with Deb Vogel since 2020. DeVries will also be presenting a piano recital with Holleman singing, on November 18 at 7:30 p.m.

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