NORTH NEWTON, KAN. – Music lovers can enjoy an evening of classical and original music for strings at Bethel College Thursday, May 15.
Paul Regier, junior from Newton, and Parker Stanley, Liberty, Mo., who graduates later this month, present a recital of strings at 7 p.m. in the atrium of Krehbiel Science Center.
Regier, who plays viola and violin, will play works by J.S. Bach. Stanley, a cellist, will play works by Dmitri Shostakovich and Hector Villa-Lobos, and an original composition. He will be joined by guest artists Genevieve Rucker, freshman from Lawrence, on French horn, Matt Moore, freshman from Wichita, on cello, and a cello quartet.
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 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.