NORTH NEWTON, KAN. – Bethel College student Andrew Toews, North Newton, will give his senior trombone recital Sunday, April 13, at 2 p.m. in the Administration Building chapel on the Bethel campus.
Toews will graduate from Bethel College in May 2009 with a music major and mathematics minor. He is a student of Rob Tierney, Bethel College adjunct instructor of trombone.
Toews’s program will include Mozart’s Concerto in B-flat Major (originally written for bassoon and orchestra), “Romance” by Carl Maria von Weber, “Elegy for Mippy II” by Leonard Bernstein and Sonata for Trombone and Piano by Eric Ewazen. His accompanist will be Melody Bontrager.
Toews is the son of Francis and Margaret Toews of North Newton.
The recital is free and open to the public. A reception will follow in The Meeting Place in the Ad Building basement.
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 was the highest ranked Kansas college in the national liberal arts category of U.S. News & World Report’s listing of “America’s Best Colleges” for 2008. For more information, see the Bethel Web site at www.bethelks.edu.