NORTH NEWTON, KAN. -- Bethel College students Becky Mueller, Halstead, and Tony Redelfs, Mansfield, Texas, will give a joint marimba recital on Sunday, April 30, at 2 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium, located in the Fine Arts Center on the Bethel campus. They will be playing works by Keith Larson, Todd Ukena, Béla Fleck, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov and others. Both are students of Steve Hatfield, Wichita, adjunct instructor of percussion at Bethel College.
A mallet quartet is planned, with guest performers Allison Regier Penner, Newton, and Margaret Penner, senior from West Chester, Ohio. Zachary Gingrich-Gaylord, junior from Newton, will accompany one piece on piano.
Mueller is a senior art major who will graduate in May. She is the daughter of Jim and Melanie Mueller of Halstead. Redelfs is a senior psychology major who will graduate next spring. He is the son of Jeff and Yvonne Redelfs of Mansfield.
The recital is free and open to the public.
Bethel College is a four-year liberal arts college affiliated with Mennonite Church USA. Founded in 1887, it is the oldest Mennonite college in North America. Bethel is known for its academic excellence and has been named a Top Tier college by U.S. News & World Report every year since 1998. For more information, see the Bethel web site at www.bethelks.edu.